BILL 41



An Act to Amend the Motor Carrier Act

Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:

1Section 1 of the French version of the Motor Carrier Act, chapter M-16 of the Revised Statutes, 1973, is amended

(a)in the definition "transporteur routier ti-tulaire d'un permis" by striking out "la Commisssion" and substituting "la Commission";

(b)in the definition "véhicule à moteur" by striking out the period at the end of the definition and substituting a semicolon.

2Subsection 2(4.1) of the French version of the Act is amended by adding a comma after "celui-ci".

3Paragraph 3(2)c) of the French version of the Act is amended by striking out the semicolon at the end of the paragraph and substituting a period.

4Section 4 of the French version of the Act is amended

(a)in paragraph (2)a) by striking out "la Commision" and substituting "la Commission";

(b)in subsection (9) by striking out "des probalités" and substituting "des probabilités".

5Section 13 of the Act is amended

(a)in subsection (1) by adding after paragraph (h) the following:

(h.1)that is a public motor bus being used to carry passengers and their baggage on a chartered trip from another jurisdiction over highways and to points in the Province under a charter contract made in another jurisdiction, if

(i)the point of departure and the point of final destination of the trip are in other jurisdictions, and

(ii)no passenger is picked up or dropped off within the Province.

(b)in subsection (3) of the French version by striking out "du paragrahe" and substituting "du paragraphe".

6Paragraph 14(1)c) of the French version of the Act is amended by adding a comma after "propriétaires d'autobus publics".

7Section 15 of the English version of the Act is amended by striking out "accomodation" and substituting "accommodation".

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Sections 1 to 4

Typographical errors are corrected in the French version.

Section 5

(a)With the amendment, the Motor Carrier Act will not apply to certain public motor buses on chartered trips in the Province.

(b)A typographical error is corrected in the French version.

Section 6

A typographical error is corrected in the French version.

Section 7

A typographical error is corrected in the English version.

Chapter Outline Update

Sections 1-7

No change required.

Endorse: Hon. Sheldon Lee


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