(1)Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (c. 27) (road closures or restrictions for certain events) shall apply in relation to the London Olympics as if—
(a)in subsection (1) for the words “any sporting event, social event or entertainment which is held on a road” there were substituted the words “ a London Olympic event ”,
(b)subsection (3) were omitted, and
(c)in subsection (5) for the words from “the road” to the end of the subsection there were substituted the words “ any road ”.
(2)Section 16B of that Act (restrictions on orders under section 16A) shall not apply in relation to a closure under section 16A for the purposes of the London Olympics.