Traffic and Road Safety (Speed of Motor Vehicle) (Exemption) Order, 2012

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Date of assent: 

17 August 2012

Date of promulgation: 

17 August 2012

Date of commencement: 

17 August 2012

Issuing Authority: 

MINISTRY OF WORKS AND TRANSPORT

In force: 

Yes

STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS

SUPPLEMENT No. 26                                                                               17th August, 2012

STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS SUPPLEMENT

to The Uganda Gazette No. 46 Volume CV dated 17th August, 2012 Printed by UPPC, Entebbe, by Order of the Government.

STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS 2012 No. 56.

The Traffic and Road Safety (Speed of Motor Vehicle) (Exemption)

Order, 2012.

(Under sections 135 and 175 of the Traffic and Road Safety Act, Cap. 361).

In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Minister responsible for transport by sections 135 and 175 of the Traffic and Road Safety Act, Cap. 361, this Order is made this 5 th day of August, 2012.

  1. Title.

This Order may be cited as the Traffic and Road Safety (Speed of Motor Vehicle) (Exemption) Order, 2012.

  1. Exemption.

A person who drives a motor vehicle and competes in the Eastern Motor Club rally, organised by the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of Uganda (FMU), in conjunction with Motorsport Africa Club scheduled to take place between the 17th and the 19th of August, 2012 in Jinja, Kamuli, and Luuka districts, is exempted from the provisions of section 120 of the Traffic and Road Safety Act, Cap. 361.

  1. Maximum speed limit.

A person, who drives a motor vehicle and competes in the Eastern Motor Club rally mentioned in paragraph 2, shall not exceed a maximum speed of one hundred and eighty kilometers per hour, for the duration of the rally.

ABRAHAM JAMES BYANDALA, Minister of Works and Transport.

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