2A. . . . (b)the arrangements for the payment of fares by the passenger or passengers so carried were made before the journey began; and for the purposes of paragraph (a) above the running costs of a vehicle for a journey shall be taken to include an appropriate amount in respect of depreciation and general wear. . . 4A.Appointment of senior traffic commissioner, 4B.Power of senior traffic commissioner to deploy other commissioners, 4C.Power of senior traffic commissioner to give guidance and directions, 4D.Guidance to senior traffic commissioner by Secretary of State. . Provisions relating to traffic commissioners etc. . Interpretation of references to the operator of a vehicle or service. False statements to obtain licence etc. The making of the agreement for the payment of separate fares must not have been initiated by Any changes that have already been made by the team appear in the content and are referenced with annotations. Duty to give information as to identity of driver in certain cases. F1 “II” repealed by Transport Act 1985 (c. 67, SIF 126), s. 139(3), Sch. 14A. . . The … Interpretation of references to the operator of a vehicle or service. 83. Supplementary Provision as to Qualifications for Operator’s Licence, 9. General Conduct Any driver, conductor or inspector of a public passenger vehicle shall ⎯ (a) not smoke in or on a vehicle ⎯ 1 2001 c.27 Price £1.00 Band A Statutory Document No. 13.Regulations may provide that, if no application is made to... Return or disposal of contents and personal effects. . Public Service Vehicles: Conditions Affecting Status or Classification, 4. Consolidated and revised this 31st day of July, 2014. The consequences of both Acts typically result in a fine up to £1,000 and a criminal record. . . Approval of type vehicle and effect thereof. . . . . . No versions before this date are available. . . . . (4)For the purposes of this section a journey made by a vehicle in the course of which one or more passengers are carried at separate fares shall not be treated as made in the course of a business of carrying passengers if—, (a)the fare or aggregate of the fares paid in respect of the journey does not exceed the amount of the running costs of the vehicle for the journey; and. F2 and Schedule 1 to this Act—. . . (not altering text) . ... and 17(3)(aa) of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 (“the 1981 Act”). 6. . [15th April 1981] Modifications etc. 60. (1) Regulations may make provision about the proceedings to be... 18.Regulations may provide that a person who intentionally obstructs an... Offences as to securing possession of property. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include: This timeline shows the different points in time where a change occurred. Where those effects have yet to be applied to the text of the legislation by the editorial team they are also listed alongside the affected provisions when you open the content using the Table of Contents below. . Small PSVs subject to regulation as private hire vehicles. There are currently no additional references that you need to check. . . 1.In section 4(4) of the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act... Local Government (Omnibus Shelters and Queue Barriers) (Scotland) Act 1958 (c. 50). . Indicates the geographical area that this provision applies to. General power to make regulations for purposes of Act. . 124 Government bound by this Act 125 Repeal Road, Traffic Act 1981 ACT NO. Regulation of conduct etc. Conditions as to matters required to be notified. Defences available to persons charged with certain offences. . . 9. General power to make regulations for purposes of Act. 4. . Construction of references to traffic areas. . . . 89. No changes have been applied to the text. (3) Any reference in these Regulations to a section by number is to the section so numbered of the Act. . The principal civil service pension scheme (within the meaning of... (1) In this Schedule— “ authorised person ” means— an... (1) Regulations may provide that where an authorised person has... (1) Regulations may, in connection with the detaining of a... (1) Regulations may provide that, before a vehicle is removed... (1) Regulations may provide that a person—. . . No changes have been applied to the text. Returns to be provided by persons operating public service vehicles. . Consequences of the traffic commissioner's determination. 70. Detention of certain PSVs used without PSV operators' licences. . No versions before this date are available. . Construction of references to traffic areas. Returns to be provided by persons operating public service vehicles. . . Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 1981 CHAPTER 14. . of drivers, inspectors, conductors and passengers. Restriction on institution in England and Wales of proceedings under Part II or III. . . . . . . 1(5) applied by Transport Act 1985 (c. 67, SIF 126), s. 137(3), C5S. Power to make regulations as to procedure on applications for licences. Changes and effects are recorded by our editorial team in lists which can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. In section 1(2)(a) of the Transport Act 1978 for the... the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy, lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item, confers power and blanket amendment details, links to related legislation and further information resources. (1) Regulations must provide for an appeal to the Upper... Sale or destruction of vehicle where no application made under paragraph 9. Whole provisions yet to be inserted into this Act (including any effects on those provisions): (1)Subject to the provisions of this section, in this Act “public service vehicle” means a motor vehicle (other than a tramcar) which—, (a)being a vehicle adapted to carry more than eight passengers, is used for carrying passengers for hire or reward; or. . . . There may be changes and effects to this Legislation not yet recorded or applied to the text. Supplementary Provision as to Qualifications for Operator’s Licence, 8. (1) The journey must be made without previous advertisement to... 3. . Certifying officers and public service vehicle examiners. . 81. . 49.. . Proof in summary proceedings of identity of driver of vehicle. Changes that have been made appear in the content and are referenced with annotations. . . Thirty-seven percent (37%) of the observed vehicles were cars, 28% sport utility vehicles (SUV), 27% trucks, and 8% were vans. . The vehicle and any other property detained, the passengers, and any personal effects. . . . Where a fare is paid for the carriage of a passenger on a journey by air, no part of that fare shall be treated for the purposes of subsection (5) above as paid in consideration of the carriage of the passenger by road by reason of the fact that, in case of mechanical failure, bad weather or other circumstances outside the operator’s control, part of that journey may be made by road. . . F1 or III of Schedule 1 to this Act are fulfilled, shall be treated as not being a public service vehicle unless it is adapted to carry more than eight passengers. . . . . . Any changes that have already been made by the team appear in the content and are referenced with annotations. . . 9A. . Modification of section 6 in relation to experimental vehicles. 19. . . Public Service Vehicles: Conditions Affecting Status or Classification. . . This site additionally contains content derived from EUR-Lex, reused under the terms of the Commission Decision 2011/833/EU on the reuse of documents from the EU institutions. Objections to application for PSV operator’s licence. Provisions relating to offences and legal proceedings. Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy. . 14. . . 86. . Transitional provisions, consequential amendments and repeals. PART II General Provisions Relating to Public Service Vehicles. . . . . 7C. These actions include automatically extending Alaska's driver license expiration dates until the end of the disaster declaration, suspending the requirement that non-residents acquire an Alaskan driver's license and suspending the requirement that the new owner of a vehicle title and register a vehicle in their name within 30 days of new ownership. The following results are legislation items with 'EU Exit' in their title that directly reference and therefore may change this item of legislation. 2. . . Passenger Carrying Vehicles Legislation: The Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 14. . . . Appointment of senior traffic commissioner, Power of senior traffic commissioner to deploy other commissioners, Power of senior traffic commissioner to give guidance and directions, Guidance to senior traffic commissioner by Secretary of State. . (2)For the purposes of subsection (1) above a vehicle “is used” as mentioned in paragraph (a) or (b) of that subsection if it is being so used or if it has been used as mentioned in that paragraph and that use has not been permanently discontinued. Thank you for your request received by TfL on 10 th April 2019 asking for information about prosecutions under s25(3) of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 and Regulation 7(2)(e) of the Public Service Regulations 1990.. 88. Provisions relating to Metropolitan Traffic Area. . . . . 20. . 2.Where any provision of the Transport Act 1980 which is... 3.A certificate of fitness issued in respect of a vehicle... 4.For the purposes of subsection (1) of section 6 of... Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1953 (c. 26). . . . . . . 11. . Objections to application for PSV operator’s licence. Construction of references in other Acts etc. . (1) Being of appropriate financial standing in relation to an... 3.References in Part II of this Act to professional competence... 4.Where an individual is not himself professionally competent, the requirement... 5. of licence holder. The dates will coincide with the earliest date on which the change (e.g an insertion, a repeal or a substitution) that was applied came into force. (1) Regulations may make provision for an authorised person to... (1) This paragraph applies in relation to any property—. More information is available about EU Legislation and UK Law. In section 23 of the Transport (London) Act 1969—. . . . . 72. . The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is the state agency charged with providing functions relative to the protection of life, property, and wildlife resources. Application to traffic commissioner for return of vehicle. There are currently no additional references that you need to check. Changes that have been made appear in the content and are referenced with annotations. 2. Certificate of initial fitness (or equivalent) required for use as public service vehicles. Appeals to courts of summary jurisdiction in connection with driver’s licences. . Supplementary Provision as to Qualifications for Operator’s Licence, 10. . . Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981, Section 1 is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 05 February 2021. 9. . . . Supplementary Provision as to Qualifications for PSV Operator’s Licence. . 55. . Exercise of regulation making powers and parliamentary control thereof. Public transport Links and information about public transport to and across the ... Vehicles requiring permission Guidance for abnormal loads and agricultural vehicles. . . 7B. The following results are legislation items with 'EU Exit' in their title that directly reference and therefore may change this item of legislation. The first date in the timeline will usually be the earliest date when the provision came into force. Show Timeline of Changes: Defences available to persons charged with certain offences. Regulation of conduct of drivers, inspectors and conductors. Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 PPVA Road Traffic Act 1984 RTA Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 RTRA Road Vehicles (Construction & Use) Regulations 1986 CUR Roads (Scotland) Act 1984 R(S)A Acts and regulations from 1988 onwards Horses (Protective Headgear for Young Riders) Act 1990 H(PHYR)A . 61. 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