12 Persons not to drive while under influence of alcohol or drugs

A person may not drive or attempt to drive a motor vehicle while under the influence of drink or a drug, or both, to such an extent as to be incapable of having proper control of the vehicle.

Compare: 1962 No 135 s 58(1)(e); 1988 No 170 s 7

Section 12: amended, on 22 June 2005, by section 10 of the Land Transport Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No 77).