Tag Archives: Motor Vehicle Act

Special provisions relating to state transport undertakings construction equipment and maintenance of motor vehicles

Motor Vehicles Act – CHAPTER VI SPECIAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO STATE TRANSPORT UNDERTAKINGS 97. Definition. In this Chapter, unless the context otherwise requires, “road transport service” means a service of motor vehicles carrying passengers or goods or both by road for hire or reward. 98. Chapter to override Chapter V and other laws. The provisions… Read More »

Road safety councils and committees power to detain vehicles used without certificate of registration permit

Motor Vehicle Act – Breath tests Section 203. (1) A police officer in uniform may require any person driving or attempting to drive a motor vehicle in a public place to provide one or more specimens of breath for breath test there or nearby, if the police officer has any reasonable cause to suspect him… Read More »

Registration of motor vehicles temporary registration production of vehicle at the time of registration

Motor Vehicles Act – CHAPTER IV REGISTRATION OF MOTOR VEHICLES 39.Necessity for registration. No person shall drive any motor vehicle and no owner of a motor vehicle shall cause or permit the vehicle to be driven in any public place or in any other place unless the vehicle is registered in accordance with this Chapter and… Read More »

The Motor Vehicles Act 1988 – Definitions of important terms

THE MOTOR VEHICLES ACT, 1988 NO. 59 OF 1988 [14th October, 1988.] An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to motor vehicles. BE it enacted by Parliament in the Thirty-ninth Year of the Republic of India as follows – CHAPTER I PRELIMINARY 1.Short title, extent and commencement (1)This Act may be called the… Read More »

Never dare to drive a vehicle without a valid license and insurance

Consequences of not having License/Vehicle Insurance : Owner Driving/ owner allowing others to drive a Motor Vehicle without valid license and Vehicle Insurance is a punishable Offense. Likewise Registration of the Vehicle is also mandatory. In case any Motor vehicle Accident takes place – and the vehicle without Insurance – and the Driver without valid… Read More »