Chapter Number and Title of Enactment

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374Title:Road Traffic Ordinance

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Table of contents of enactment:
Cap 374 Long title
Cap 374 Part 1Preliminary
Cap 374 s 1Short title
Cap 374 s 2Interpretation
Cap 374 s 3Application to State
Cap 374 s 4Application of Ordinance to trams
Cap 374 s 4AApplication of Ordinance to village vehicles
Cap 374 s 4B(Repealed 46 of 1987 s. 4)
Cap 374 Part 2Regulations
Cap 374 s 5International agreements
Cap 374 s 6Regulation of registration and licensing of vehicles
Cap 374 s 7Regulation of public service vehicles
Cap 374 s 8Regulation of driving licences
Cap 374 s 9Regulation of construction and maintenance of vehicles
Cap 374 s 10Regulation of specified safety equipment
Cap 374 s 11Regulation of traffic
Cap 374 s 12Regulation of parking of vehicles
Cap 374 s 12ARegulation of village vehicles
Cap 374 s 13Provision for the Commissioner and others to act and charge fees, and for absolute liability
Cap 374 s 14Onus of proof in certain cases
Cap 374 s 14ATransitional provisions in regulations
Cap 374 s 15Penalties under the regulations
Cap 374 Part 3Transport Tribunals
Cap 374 s 16Transport Tribunals' panel
Cap 374 s 17Appointment of Transport Tribunals
Cap 374 s 18Legal adviser to a Transport Tribunal
Cap 374 s 19Powers of Transport Tribunal
Cap 374 s 20Practice and procedure of Transport Tribunal
Cap 374 Part 4Registration and Licensing of Vehicles
Cap 374 s 21Classification of vehicles
Cap 374 s 22Registration and licensing
Cap 374 s 23Power to regulate the number of vehicles registered
Cap 374 s 24Power to refuse registration
Cap 374 s 25Power to refuse or cancel licence and to impose conditions in respect of taxis
Cap 374 s 26Trailers and rickshaws
Cap 374 s 27Passenger service licence
Cap 374 s 28Matters to be taken into account in considering an application for a passenger service licence
Cap 374 s 29Commissioner's power to refuse an application for a passenger service licence
Cap 374 s 30Inquiry where passenger service licence is contravened
Cap 374 s 31Commissioner's power to cancel, suspend or vary a passenger service licence
Cap 374 s 32Effective date of a cancellation, suspension or variation
Cap 374 s 33Right of review of Commissioner's determination under section 24, 25, 26, 29, or 31
Cap 374 s 34Practice and procedure on review
Cap 374 s 35Determination of review
Cap 374 Part 5Traffic Offences
Cap 374 s 36Causing death by dangerous driving
Cap 374 s 36ACausing grievous bodily harm by dangerous driving
Cap 374 s 37Dangerous driving
Cap 374 s 38Careless driving
Cap 374 s 39Driving a motor vehicle under the influence of drink*
Cap 374 s 39ADriving, attempting to drive or being in charge of a motor vehicle with alcohol concentration above prescribed limit
Cap 374 s 39BScreening breath tests
Cap 374 s 39CProvision of specimens for alcohol analysis*
Cap 374 s 39DChoice of specimens of breath
Cap 374 s 39EProtection for hospital patients
Cap 374 s 39FApproval of instruments and operators
Cap 374 s 39GAmendment of prescribed limit
Cap 374 s 39HAmendment of tier 1, tier 2 or tier 3
Cap 374 s 39IAmendment of Schedule 1A
Cap 374 s 39JDriving motor vehicle without proper control under influence of specified illicit drug
Cap 374 s 39KDriving motor vehicle with any concentration of specified illicit drug
Cap 374 s 39LDriving motor vehicle without proper control under influence of drug other than specified illicit drug
Cap 374 s 39MPersons who may be required to undergo preliminary drug test
Cap 374 s 39NDrivers may be required to undergo Rapid Oral Fluid Test
Cap 374 s 39OFailure to undergo preliminary drug test
Cap 374 s 39PProvision of specimen for drug analysis
Cap 374 s 39QSpecimens of blood from persons incapable of consenting
Cap 374 s 39REvidence of analysis of specimens
Cap 374 s 39SFailure to provide specimen of blood or urine
Cap 374 s 39TTests to be included in Impairment Test, approval of instruments for preliminary drug tests, etc.
Cap 374 s 39USurrender of licence for 24 hours
Cap 374 s 40Speed limit
Cap 374 s 41Driving in excess of speed limit
Cap 374 s 42Driving without a licence, etc.
Cap 374 s 43Enforcement powers of a police officer or the Commissioner
Cap 374 s 44Offence of obtaining licence, or driving, while disqualified
Cap 374 s 45Reckless cycling
Cap 374 s 46Careless cycling
Cap 374 s 47Cycling, etc. when under the influence of drink or drugs
Cap 374 s 48Offences by pedestrians
Cap 374 s 49Tampering with motor vehicles
Cap 374 s 50Interfering with traffic signs or road markings
Cap 374 s 51Prohibition of unauthorized signs or markings
Cap 374 Part 6Use, Sale and Hire of Vehicles
Cap 374 s 52Restriction on the use of vehicles
Cap 374 s 52ARestriction on advertising vehicles
Cap 374 s 53Prohibition of sale, hire etc. of vehicles not complying with regulations
Cap 374 s 54Restriction on hire and riding of cycles
Cap 374 s 55Restriction on motor racing and speed trials
Cap 374 Part 7Accidents
Cap 374 s 56Duty to stop in case of accidents
Cap 374 s 57Preservation of evidence of serious accidents
Cap 374 Part 8Enforcement
Cap 374 s 58Appointment of traffic wardens
Cap 374 s 59Provisions applicable to traffic wardens
Cap 374 s 60Power of police to stop vehicles
Cap 374 s 61Penalty for neglect of traffic directions
Cap 374 s 61ADrivers of vehicles of the North-west Railway to obey police directions in emergency
Cap 374 s 62Penalty for obstruction
Cap 374 s 63Obligation to give certain information
Cap 374 s 64Proof in summary proceedings of identity of driver
Cap 374 s 65Provision of weigh-bridges and weighing of motor vehicles etc.
Cap 374 s 66Power to test for excessive smoke
Cap 374 s 67Power to seize document, vehicle licence or registration mark
Cap 374 s 67APower to retrieve electronic data
Cap 374 s 68Notice of intention to prosecute for certain offences
Cap 374 s 69Disqualification on conviction of certain offences
Cap 374 s 69AStart of disqualification period
Cap 374 s 70Re-testing of drivers
Cap 374 s 71Notification and effect of, and appeal against, disqualification
Cap 374 s 72Removal of disqualification
Cap 374 s 72APower of court or magistrate to order persons to attend driving improvement courses*
Cap 374 s 73Evidence by certificate
Cap 374 s 74Certificate as to registered owner of vehicle or holder of driving licence
Cap 374 s 75Proof of matters relating to previous convictions
Cap 374 s 76Service
Cap 374 s 77Exemptions of fire engines, etc. from speed limits and traffic lights
Cap 374 Part 8ATesting of Motor Vehicle Emissions
Cap 374 s 77AInterpretation
Cap 374 s 77BCompliance with vehicle emission standards
Cap 374 s 77CAuthorized vehicle emission testing centres
Cap 374 s 77DRevocation of designation
Cap 374 s 77ETermination of designation
Cap 374 s 77FAncilliary powers of Commissioner
Cap 374 s 77GPower to enter and inspect records, equipment, etc.
Cap 374 s 77HAmendment of Schedule 10
Cap 374 s 77IProtection of Government and public officers
Cap 374 Part 9Examination of Vehicles*
Cap 374 s 78Examination of vehicles in connection with registration etc.
Cap 374 s 79Examination orders for examination of vehicles
Cap 374 s 80Examination of vehicle on road by police officer and removal to vehicle examination centre or police station
Cap 374 s 81Powers of vehicle examiner on examination of vehicle
Cap 374 s 82Vehicle not in accordance with particulars in register, form of application for registration or notice of transfer
Cap 374 s 83Vehicle not roadworthy or not in accordance with the Ordinance or conditions of vehicle licence, etc.
Cap 374 s 84Suspension of vehicle licence orders
Cap 374 s 85Repair orders
Cap 374 s 86Fees
Cap 374 s 87Forfeiture and disposal
Cap 374 s 88Vehicle examiners and vehicle examination centre
Cap 374 Part 9AExamination of Private Cars and Light Goods Vehicles at Car Testing Centres*
Cap 374 s 88AInterpretation
Cap 374 s 88BExamination of private cars before licensing
Cap 374 s 88CAuthorized car testing centres
Cap 374 s 88DRevocation of designation
Cap 374 s 88ETermination of designation
Cap 374 s 88FAncillary powers of Commissioner
Cap 374 s 88GPower to enter and inspect records, equipment, etc.
Cap 374 s 88HAmendment of Schedule 8
Cap 374 s 88IProtection of Government and public officers
Cap 374 Part 9BDesignated Driving Schools
Cap 374 s 88JInterpretation
Cap 374 s 88KAuthorized driving school
Cap 374 s 88LRevocation of designation
Cap 374 s 88MTermination of designation
Cap 374 s 88NAncillary powers of the Commissioner
Cap 374 s 88OPower to enter and inspect
Cap 374 s 88PAmendment of Schedule 9
Cap 374 s 88QProtection of Government and public officers
Cap 374 Part 10Suspension of Licences of Motor Vehicles
Cap 374 s 89Interpretation in this Part
Cap 374 s 90Notice of intention to suspend on the conviction of a driver
Cap 374 s 91Hearing to show cause why vehicle licence should not be suspended
Cap 374 s 92Decision of Tribunal
Cap 374 s 93Suspension of vehicle licence and delivery of vehicle into custody of Commissioner
Cap 374 s 94Penalty payable if vehicle not delivered into custody
Cap 374 s 95Seizure and removal of vehicle
Cap 374 s 96Forfeiture and disposal of vehicle
Cap 374 s 97Record and certificate of alleged offences
Cap 374 s 98Commissioner of Police to supply information for the record
Cap 374 s 99Removal of registration mark from the record
Cap 374 s 100Application of sections 90 to 96
Cap 374 s 101Service of notices
Cap 374 s 102Amendment of Schedule 4
Cap 374 Part 10ADriving Improvement Schools
Cap 374 s 102AInterpretation
Cap 374 s 102BCommissioner may designate driving improvement schools
Cap 374 s 102CRevocation of designation
Cap 374 s 102DTermination of designation
Cap 374 s 102EAncillary powers of Commissioner
Cap 374 s 102FPower to enter and inspect
Cap 374 s 102GAmendment of Schedule 12
Cap 374 Part 10BPre-service Training Schools
Cap 374 s 102HInterpretation
Cap 374 s 102ICommissioner may designate pre-service training schools
Cap 374 s 102JRevocation of designation
Cap 374 s 102KTermination of designation
Cap 374 s 102LAncillary powers of Commissioner
Cap 374 s 102MPower to enter and inspect
Cap 374 s 102NAmendment of Schedule 13
Cap 374 Part 11Removal, Detention and Disposal of Vehicles
Cap 374 s 103Removal of vehicles
Cap 374 s 104Detention of vehicles
Cap 374 s 105Vehicles returned to owner
Cap 374 s 106Disposal of unclaimed vehicles
Cap 374 s 107Disposal of abandoned vehicles
Cap 374 s 108Application of Part 11
Cap 374 Part 12Miscellaneous
Cap 374 s 109Road users' code and codes of practice
Cap 374 s 110Variation of traffic signs and road markings
Cap 374 s 111Forgery of documents
Cap 374 s 112Power of Chief Executive to give directions to Commissioner, etc.
Cap 374 s 113Transitional provisions
Cap 374 s 113ATransitional provision regarding public and private buses
Cap 374 s 113BTransitional provisions regarding reckless driving causing death and reckless driving
Cap 374 s 114Minor and consequential amendments
Cap 374 s 114AAdvertising on parking meter
Cap 374 s 115(Has had its effect)
Cap 374 s 115ARemuneration, etc. under management agreements
Cap 374 Part 13Private Roads
Cap 374 s 116This Part not to apply to certain private roads
Cap 374 s 117Application of Ordinance to private roads
Cap 374 s 118Application of regulations to private roads
Cap 374 s 119Proof of certain offences which apply to private roads as they apply to roads
Cap 374 s 120Defence
Cap 374 s 121Regulation of parking on private roads
Cap 374 Part 14Expressways
Cap 374 s 122Interpretation
Cap 374 s 123Designation of expressways and determination of boundaries
Cap 374 s 124Proof of deposited plan
Cap 374 s 125No expressway works to be carried out without consent
Cap 374 s 126Removal of expressway plant and equipment causing a danger or an obstruction
Cap 374 s 127Detention of expressway plant and equipment
Cap 374 s 128Expressway plant and equipment returned to owner
Cap 374 s 129Disposal of unclaimed expressway plant and equipment
Cap 374 s 130Access to and exit from an expressway
Cap 374 s 131Regulations
Cap 374 Sched 1Classes of Vehicle
Cap 374 Sched 1ASpecified Illicit Drugs
Cap 374 Sched 2
Cap 374 Sched 3Fees for Vehicle Examinations
Cap 374 Sched 4Offences and Periods for Which the Licence of a Motor Vehicle may be Suspended
Cap 374 Sched 5Removal and Storage Charges
Cap 374 Sched 6Transitional Provisions
Cap 374 Sched 7Minor and Consequential Amendments
Cap 374 Sched 8Requirements Applicable to Car Testing Centres
Cap 374 Sched 9Requirements Applicable to Designated Driving Schools
Cap 374 Sched 10Requirements Applicable to Vehicle Emission Testing Centres
Cap 374 Sched 11Offences Specified for the Purposes of Section 72A
Cap 374 Sched 12Requirements Applicable to Driving Improvement Schools
Cap 374 Sched 13Requirements Applicable to Pre-service Training Schools




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