This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order brings into force, on 1 November 2009, sections 5 to 23, 25, and 26 of the Land Transport Amendment Act 2009 . These sections relate to offences under the Land Transport Act 1998, including the new offence of impaired driving when the driver’s blood shows evidence of the use of controlled drugs or prescription medicine.
Date of notification in Gazette: 24 September 2009.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Transport.