Road Traffic Act 1968

Taking vehicle without authority.

65

65.Section 112 of the Principal Act is hereby amended—

( a) by the substitution for subsection (1) of the following subsection:

“(1) ( a) A person shall not use or take possession of a mechanically propelled vehicle without the consent of the owner thereof or other lawful authority.

( b) Where possession of a vehicle has been taken in contravention of this subsection, a person who knows of the taking shall not allow himself to be carried in or on it without the consent of the owner thereof or other lawful authority.”, and

( b) by the insertion after “is committing” in subsection (6) of “ or has committed”.