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Road Traffic Amendment (Impounding and Confiscation of Vehicles) Bill 2004

Bill No. 273
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to amend the definition of reckless driving to include any offence of speeding where speed involved exceeds the posted speed limit by 45 kilometres per hour (45 km/h) or more. The Bill will also create a new offence where a driver deliberately causes excessive noise and smoke to be emanated from vehicles tyres. The Bill also toughens other existing offences under the Road Traffic Act 1974.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 23 Jun 2004 as Act No. 10 of 2004. This Act comes into operation on a day fixed by Proclamation (see Assent and Commencement information for Acts)
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/04/2004  
First Reading 03/04/2004  
Second Reading 03/04/2004  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 04/08/2004  
Consideration in Detail 04/08/2004  
Amendments adopted 04/08/2004  
Third Reading 04/08/2004  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 05/04/2004  
Second Reading 05/04/2004  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 06/02/2004  
Committee of the whole 06/02/2004  
Amendments adopted 06/04/2004  
Third Reading 06/04/2004  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  06/15/2004  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  06/17/2004