R&O – 137/2003

Road Traffic (No. 54) (Jersey) Regulations 2003

Made                                                                   25th November 2003

Coming into force                                                 2nd December 2003

THE STATES, in pursuance of the Order in Council of 26th December 1851[1] and Article 49 of the Road Traffic (Jersey) Law 1956,[2] have made the following Regulations –

1        Interpretation

In these Regulations “Law” means the Road Traffic (Jersey) Law 1956.[3]

2        Article 3 amended

In Article 3 of the Law[4] –

(a)     in paragraphs (3A) and (3B) the words “or renewed” shall be deleted;

(b)     at the beginning of paragraph (3C) there shall be inserted the words “Subject to paragraph (3CA) of this Article,”;

(c)     after paragraph (3C) there shall be inserted the following paragraph –

“(3CA)  Where –

(a)     a licence holder applies to renew his or her licence (the “current licence”) without any alteration to the class or description of motor vehicles which the licence holder is authorized by the current licence to drive;

(b)     the application is made, in the prescribed manner, before the expiry of the period for which the current licence is in force;

(c)     the licence is granted before the expiry of the period for which the current licence would have remained in force had it not been surrendered,

the licence granted shall remain in force for a period being the aggregate of –

(i)      the remainder of the period for which the current licence would have remained in force had it not been surrendered, and

(ii)      the period, commencing upon the expiry of the period described in clause (i) of this paragraph, applicable in the licence holder’s case under paragraph (3), (3A) or (3B) of this Article.”.

3        Citation and commencement

These Regulations may be cited as the Road Traffic (No. 54) (Jersey) Regulations 2003 and shall come into force 7 days after they are made.

M.N. DE LA HAYE

Greffier of the States.

 


 



[1] Recueil des Lois, Tomes I-III, page 196.

[2] Recueil des Lois, Tome VIII, page 636.

[3] Recueil des Lois, Tome VIII, page 579 and Nos. 6998, 7004, 7020, 7072, 7081, 7219, 7229, 7411, 7472, 7495, 7700, 7878, 7917, 8016, 8076, 8077, 8096, 8150, 8160, 8196, 8340, 8457, 8624, 8722, 9116, 9180, 9205, 9294, 9308, 31/2001, 178/2001 and 50/2002.

[4] Recueil des Lois, Tome VIII, page 585 and Nos. 8077 and 8624.


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