Land Transport (Road User) Amendment Rule 2009

24 New clause 7.8 substituted
  • Clause 7.8 is revoked and the following clause substituted:

    7.8 Driver must ensure passengers of 8 to 14 years wear seat belts
    • (1) Subclause (2) applies when a person—

      • (a) is a passenger in a motor vehicle; and

      • (b) occupies a seat fitted with a seat belt, whether or not the seat belt is an approved seat belt; and

      • (c) is aged from 8 to 14 years.

      (2) The driver of the vehicle must ensure that, while the vehicle is in motion on the road, the person—

      • (a) wears the seat belt correctly so that he or she is properly restrained; and

      • (b) keeps the seat belt securely fastened.