Road Traffic Act 1968

Extended power of making regulations relating to application for licence under Finance (Excise Duties) (Vehicles) Act, 1952.

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17. (1) The power to make regulations conferred by section 12 of the Roads Act, 1920, shall include—

( a) power to make regulations requiring a person applying for a licence under section 1 of the Finance (Excise Duties) (Vehicles) Act, 1952, in respect of a mechanically propelled vehicle to produce in prescribed cases such certificate under this Part as may be prescribed and any other prescribed document for the purposes of this Part,

( b) power to make regulations providing for the insertion in prescribed cases by the licensing authority of prescribed particulars on certificates and documents mentioned in paragraph ( a).

(2) In this section “ licensing authority” means the council of a county or the corporation of a county borough.