UK Laws - Legal Portal
 
Navigation
News

Statutory Instrument 1987 No. 28

The Drivers' Hours (Passenger and Goods Vehicles) (Exemption) Regulations 1987

(The document as of February, 2008. Arhiv.Online Library)

-- Back--

STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS

1987 No. 28

ROAD TRAFFIC

The Drivers' Hours (Passenger and Goods Vehicles) (Exemption) Regulations 1987

<<<< >>>>

Made16th January 1987
Laid before Parliament16th January 1987
Coming into Force17th January 1987

    The Secretary of State for Transport, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 96(10) of the Transport Act 1968[1] and now vested in him [2] and of all the enabling powers, after consultation with representative organisations in accordance with section 101(6) of that Act, hereby makes the following Regulations:—
        1.    The Regulations may be cited as the Drivers' Hours (Passenger and Goods Vehicles) (Exemption) Regulations 1987 and shall come into force on 17th January 1987.
        2.    A driver who during any working day or any working week spends time in driving passenger or goods vehicles and who spends time driving or on duty during that day or week to meet the special need occasioned by severe weather conditions or the effects or consequences of severe weather conditions is exempted from the requirements of the domestic drivers' hours code in respect of that day or that week.


Signed by authority of the Secretary of State

Peter Bottomley

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department of Transport

16th January 1987






EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Regulations)
    These Regulations exempt from the remaining requirements of section 96(1) to (6) of the Transport Act 1968 a driver who during any working day or any working week spends time in driving passenger or goods vehicles and who spends time driving or on duty during that day or week to meet the special need occasioned by severe weather conditions or the effects or consequences of severe weather conditions in respect of that day or that week.



ISBN 0 11 076028 X




Notes:

[1] 1968 c. 73; Part VI of the Transport Act 1968 is modified by S.I. 1970/257, 1971/818 and 1986/1459.

[2] S.I. 1970/1681, 1979/571 and 1981/238.

-- Back--

<<<< >>>>

Stat




Search
Popular article
Advert