No. S 484
Road Traffic Act
Road Traffic (Motor Vehicles, Driving Licences) (Amendment) Rules 1998
1. These Rules may be cited as the Road Traffic (Motor Vehicles, Driving Licences) (Amendment) Rules 1998 and shall come into operation on 1st October 1998.
2. Rule 21 of the Road Traffic (Motor Vehicles, Driving Licences) Rules (R 27) is amended –
by deleting paragraph (1) and substituting the following paragraphs:
“(1) If the holder of a licence satisfies the Deputy Commissioner of Police that his licence has been lost or defaced, the Deputy Commissioner shall on payment of the following fee issue a replacement licence:
(a) for a first replacement of the licence
(b) for a second and every subsequent replacement of the licence
(1A) The replacement licence issued under paragraph (1) shall have the same effect as the original.”; and
by deleting the words "duplicate licence" in the first line of paragraph (2) and substituting the words "replacement licence".
[TP 2.8.3 Vol. 5; AG/LEG/SL/276/97/14 Vol. 1]