1 Short Title and commencement

(1)

This Act may be cited as the Land Transport Act 1998.

(2)

Sections 5(4), 23, 24, 25, 28, 31(1)(c), 95, 96(1), (2), (3), and (5), and 199 come into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council; and different dates may be appointed by 1 or more Orders in Council for different provisions.

(3)

The repeals specified in clauses 1 to 14 of Part 4 of Schedule 2 come into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council; and different dates may be appointed by 1 or more Orders in Council for different provisions in that schedule.

(4)

[Repealed]

(5)

The rest of this Act comes into force on 1 March 1999.

(6)

An order under this section is secondary legislation (see Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019 for publication requirements).

Legislation Act 2019 requirements for secondary legislation made under this section
PublicationPCO must publish it on the legislation website and notify it in the GazetteLA19 s 69(1)(c)
PresentationThe Minister must present it to the House of RepresentativesLA19 s 114, Sch 1 cl 32(1)(a)
DisallowanceIt may be disallowed by the House of Representatives LA19 ss 115, 116
This note is not part of the Act.

Section 1(2): sections 5(4), 23, 24, 25, 28, 31(1)(c), 95, 96(1), (2), (3), and (5), and 199 brought into force, on 3 May 1999, by clause 2 of the Land Transport (Commencement of Provisions) Order 1999 (SR 1999/96).

Section 1(3): Schedule 2 Part 4 clause 9 brought into force, on 1 March 1999, by clause 2 of the Land Transport (Commencement of Repeals) Order 1999 (SR 1999/28).

Section 1(3): Schedule 2 Part 4 clauses 3, 5, and 13 brought into force, on 3 May 1999, by clause 2 of the Land Transport (Commencement of Repeals) Order (No 2) 1999 (SR 1999/97).

Section 1(3): Schedule 2 Part 4 clause 1 brought into force, on 27 February 2005, by clause 2 of the Land Transport (Commencement of Repeals) Order 2004 (SR 2004/452).

Section 1(4): repealed, on 29 June 2009, by section 4 of the Land Transport Amendment Act 2009 (2009 No 17).

Section 1(6): inserted, on 28 October 2021, by section 3 of the Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7).