Road Traffic Act 1994

Amendment of section 106 of Principal Act.


45.Section 106 of the Principal Act is hereby amended by the insertion after subsection (3) of the following new subsection:

“(3A) A member of the Garda Síochána may arrest without warrant a person who in the member’s opinion is committing or has committed an offence under subsection (3) of this section where the contravention involves or, as may be appropriate, involved non-compliance with paragraph ( a) or ( b) of subsection (1) of this section, injury was caused to person, a mechanically propelled vehicle was involved in the occurrence of the injury and the first-mentioned person is, or as may be appropriate, was in the member’s opinion the driver of the vehicle concerned.”.