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Road Traffic (No. 66) (Jersey) Regulations 2021

Made                                                                                                        21st April 2021

Coming into force                                                                               28th April 2021

THE STATES make these Regulations under Order in Council of 26th December 1851[1] and Article 92 of the Road Traffic (Jersey) Law 1956[2] –

1        Interpretation

In these Regulations, a reference to an Article is a reference to an Article in the Road Traffic (Jersey) Law 1956[3].

2        Article 1 (interpretation) amended

In Article 1(1) –

(a)     after the definition “fail” there is inserted –

“ “Fire and Rescue Service” means the service of that name referred to in Article 3 of the Fire and Rescue Service (Jersey) Law 2011[4];”;

(b)     after the definition “hospital” there is inserted –

“ “Jersey Coastguard service” means maritime search and rescue within territorial waters referred to in Article 2(5)(b) in the Harbours (Administration) (Jersey) Law 1961[5] for which a harbour authority is responsible under that Law;”.

3        Article 21 (limitation of speed) amended

In Article 21(6) for “for fire service, ambulance or police purposes” there is substituted “for the purposes of the Fire and Rescue Service or the Jersey Coastguard service or for ambulance or police purposes”.

4        Article 74 (penalties for neglect of traffic directions) amended

In Article 74 –

(a)     in paragraph (1)(a) after “standard scale;” there is inserted “or”;

(b)     in paragraph (3) after “under paragraph (1)”, there is deleted “(b)”;

(c)     in paragraph (3)(a) for “for fire service, ambulance or police purposes” there is substituted “for the purposes of the Fire and Rescue Service or the Jersey Coastguard service or for ambulance or police purposes”.

5        Citation and commencement

These Regulations may be cited as Road Traffic (No. 66) (Jersey) Regulations 2021 and come into force 7 days after the day they are made.

 




[1]                                     chapter 23.350

[2]                                     chapter 25.550

[3]                                     chapter 25.550

[4]                                     chapter 23.175

[5]                                     chapter 19.060


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