Land Transport Amendment Act 2007

Land Transport Amendment Act 2007

Public Act2007 No 66
Date of assent19 September 2007

Note

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Transport.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Land Transport Amendment Act 2007.

2 Commencement
  • (1) This Act, except for sections 6 and 7, comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

    (2) Section 6 comes into force on the commencement of section 19 of the Land Transport Amendment Act 2005.

    (3) Section 7 comes into force on the commencement of section 39 of the Land Transport Amendment Act 2005.

3 Principal Act amended
  • This Act amends the Land Transport Act 1998.

4 Persons convicted of specified serious offences prohibited from holding passenger endorsement
  • Section 29A(3)(b) is amended by omitting 29B(2)(a) and substituting 29B(2)(b).

5 Driver licences are property of Director and are to be surrendered in certain circumstances
  • (1) Section 30 is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (3):

    • (3A) If an enforcement officer has suspended a person's driver licence in accordance with section 90(2), the person must immediately surrender his or her licence to the officer.

    (2) Section 30(4) is amended by inserting , (3A), or (4A)(b) or (c) after subsection (3).

6 Duties regarding logbooks
  • Section 30ZH(2)(a) is amended by omitting 30Z and substituting 30ZE.

7 Failure to comply with prescribed work time restrictions or rest time requirements
  • Section 79O(a) is amended by inserting in a cumulative work day or less than 120 minutes in a cumulative work period after 60 minutes.


Legislative history

11 September 2007Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (Bill 107-2) by committee of the whole House
11 September 2007Third reading