of Bill :
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:
1 Section 17.1 of the Motor Vehicle Act, chapter M-17 of the Revised Statutes, 1973, is amended by adding before subsection (4) the following:
17.1(3.2) A peace officer may seize a motor vehicle and cause the motor vehicle to be impounded if
(a) the driver of the motor vehicle is unable to present and deliver to the peace officer a motor vehicle liability insurance card under paragraph 28(2)(b), and
(b) the registered owner has been convicted of an offence under subsection (2) within the previous twenty-four months.
2 This Act comes into force on a day to be fixed by proclamation.