BILL NO. 191
2nd Session, 60th General Assembly
57 Elizabeth II, 2008
Motor Vehicle Act
The Honourable Murray K. Scott
Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal
First Reading: October 30, 2008
Second Reading: November 7, 2008
Third Reading: November 18, 2008 (LINK TO BILL AS PASSED)
Clause 1 authorizes the Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal to make regulations permitting designated vehicles to drive from one roadway to the other roadway of a divided highway at a place other than an intersection.
Clause 2 requires the use of either daytime running lights or headlights at all times.
Clause 3 makes a violation of the new Section 174A subject to the penalty for a category B offence in the Summary Proceedings Act.
Clause 4 provides that the Act comes into force upon proclamation.
1 (1) Subsection 112(2) of Chapter 293 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Motor Vehicle Act, is amended by adding "or to vehicles designated by regulation" immediately after "employment" in the last line.
4 This Act comes into force on such day as the Governor in Council orders and declares by proclamation.
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