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Road Safety Act 2006

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Payments for road safety

    1. 1.Road safety grants

    2. 2.Application of surplus income from safety camera enforcement

  3. Fixed penalties

    1. 3.Graduated fixed penalties

    2. 4.Graduated fixed penalty points

    3. 5.Giving of fixed penalty notices by vehicle examiners

    4. 6.Goods vehicles operator licensing

    5. 7.Public passenger vehicle licensing

  4. New system of endorsement

    1. 8.Driving record

    2. 9.Unlicensed and foreign drivers

    3. 10.All drivers

  5. Deposits and prohibition on driving

    1. 11.Financial penalty deposits

    2. 12.Prohibition on driving: immobilisation, removal and disposal of vehicles

  6. Drink-driving etc.

    1. 13.High risk offenders: medical enquiries following disqualification

    2. 14.Period of endorsement for failure to allow specimen to be tested

    3. 15.Alcohol ignition interlocks

    4. 16.Experimental period for section 15

  7. Speeding

    1. 17.Penalty points

    2. 18.Speed assessment equipment detection devices

    3. 19.Exemptions from speed limits

  8. New offences

    1. 20.Causing death by careless, or inconsiderate, driving

    2. 21.Causing death by driving: unlicensed, disqualified or uninsured drivers

    3. 22.Offence of keeping vehicle which does not meet insurance requirements

  9. Increases in penalties

    1. 23.Careless, and inconsiderate, driving

    2. 24.Breach of requirements relating to children and seat belts

    3. 25.Using vehicle in dangerous condition etc.

    4. 26.Breach of requirements as to control of vehicle, mobile telephones etc.

    5. 27.Power of police to stop vehicle

    6. 28.Furious driving

    7. 29.Breach of duty to give information as to identity of driver etc.

  10. Other provisions about offences

    1. 30.Meaning of driving without due care and attention

    2. 31.Extension of offence in section 3A of Road Traffic Act 1988

    3. 32.Alternative verdict on unsuccessful culpable homicide prosecution

    4. 33.Alternative verdict on unsuccessful manslaughter prosecution

  11. Attendance on courses

    1. 34.Penalty points

    2. 35.Reduced disqualification period for attendance on course

  12. Driving standards

    1. 36.Driving tests

    2. 37.Disqualification until test is passed

    3. 38.Granting of full licence

    4. 39.Compulsory surrender of old-form licences

    5. 40.Fee for renewal of photocard licence and issue of certain alternative licences

    6. 41.Driver training

    7. 42.Driving instruction

    8. 43.Tests: approved assistants

  13. Regulation of registration plate suppliers

    1. 44.Enforcement authorities

    2. 45.Registration plates

    3. 46.Extension to Scotland and Northern Ireland

  14. Information

    1. 47.Particulars to be included in vehicles register

    2. 48.Records of goods vehicle examinations

    3. 49.Disclosure to foreign authorities of licensing and registration information

  15. Level crossings

    1. 50.Safety arrangements at level crossings

    2. 51.Delegation of power to make level crossing orders

  16. Hackney carriages and private hire vehicles

    1. 52.Immediate suspension and revocation of drivers' licences

    2. 53.Abolition of “contract exemption”

    3. 54.Private hire vehicles in London

  17. Miscellaneous

    1. 55.Trunk road picnic areas

    2. 56.Vehicles modified to run on fuel stored under pressure

    3. 57.Powers to regulate transport of radioactive material

    4. 58.Minor corrections

  18. Supplementary

    1. 59.Repeals and revocations

    2. 60.Power to make amendments

    3. 61.Commencement

    4. 62.Extent

    5. 63.Short title

    1. Schedule 1

      Giving of fixed penalty notices by vehicle examiners etc.

    2. Schedule 2

      Endorsement: unlicensed and foreign drivers

    3. Schedule 3

      Endorsement: all drivers

    4. Schedule 4

      Prohibition on driving: immobilisation, removal and disposal of vehicles

    5. Schedule 5

      New Schedule 2A to the Road Traffic Act 1988

    6. Schedule 6

      Driving instruction

    7. Schedule 7

      Repeals and revocations

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