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Cross-border Road Transport Act, No. 4 of 1998

Long title


To provide for co-operative and co-ordinated provision of advice, regulation, facilitation and law enforcement in respect of cross-border road transport by the public and private sectors; to that end, to provide for the establishment of the Cross-Border Road Transport Agency; to repeal certain laws; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE

PREAMBLE

TABLE OF CONTENTS [...inserted by Act 2008_012_001_20080827]

PART 1. DEFINITIONS
1.  Definitions

PART 2. ROAD TRANSPORT AGREEMENTS WITH OTHER STATES
2.  Authorisation to conclude road transport agreements
3.  Equal treatment

PART 3. CROSS-BORDER ROAD TRANSPORT AGENCY
4.  Establishment of Agency
5.  Representation by Board
6.  Disqualifications
7.  Period of office of Chairperson, Deputy Chairperson and other members
8.  Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson
9.  Alternate members
10.  Notice of appointment
11.  Vacation of, and removal from, office
12.  Conditions of service of members or alternate members of Board
13.  Regulatory Committee
14.  Staff of Agency
15.  Appointment of experts
16.  Meetings and decisions
17.  Procedures
18.  Financing of Agency
19.  Bookkeeping and auditing
20. Banking account
21.  Financial year
22.  Reporting
22A.  Performance agreement [...inserted by Act 2007_042_005]

PART 4. SCOPE AND FUNCTIONS OF BOARD
23.  Functions of Board

PART 5. ADVISORY FUNCTIONS OF BOARD
24.  Advisory functions

PART 6. REGULATORY FUNCTIONS OF BOARD
25.  Permit application
26.  Temporary permits
27.  Freight transport
28.  Passenger transport
29. Temporary replacement of vehicle
30. Withdrawal, suspension or variation of permit
31. Cabotage
32. Delegation of powers
33. Publication
34. Appeals [...Title amended by Act 1998_070_001_19981007 by way of unmarked omissoin and marked insertion  - was entitled “Appeal”]

PART 7. FACILITATORY FUNCTIONS OF BOARD
35. Facilitatory functions
36. Consultation

PART 8. LAW ENFORCEMENT
37. Road Transport Inspectorate
38. Powers of national road transport inspector
39. Functions of road transport inspectors
40. Offences and penalties
41. Forfeiture
42. Evidential matters
43. Jurisdiction
44. Limitation of liability
45. Points demerit system
46. Co-operation between Board and cross-border road transport industry
46A. Special emergency measures [...inserted by Act 2008_012_019_20080827]

PART 9. DUTIES OF PERMIT-HOLDER
47. General duties
48. Discontinuation of cross-border passenger road transport
49. Return of consignment notes and passenger lists

PART 10. PROCEDURAL MATTERS
50. Minute keeping by Board and Regulatory Committee
51. Regulations
52. Transitional provisions
53. Partial repeal of Act 74 of 1977, and savings [...Title amended by Act 19998_070_002_19981007 - was entitled “Repeal of legislation, and savings”]
54. Short title and commencement
Sch. SCHEDULE 1. DETERMINATION BY LOT FOR PURPOSES OF SECTION 7(2)(c) [s7]
 
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