1st Session, 60th General Assembly
55 Elizabeth II, 2006
The Honourable Angus MacIsaac
Minister of Transportation and Public Works
First Reading: June 30, 2006
Second Reading: November 2, 2006
Third Reading: November 23, 2006 (LINK TO BILL AS PASSED)
Clause 1 amends the definition of "farm tractor" and adds definitions of "farm wagon" and "implement of husbandry" in the Motor Vehicle Act.
Clause 2 provides that no person shall drive upon a highway at a speed greater than forty kilometres per hour a vehicle displaying a slow-moving sign.
Clause 3 provides that towed implements of husbandry are not required to have brakes, provided a slow-moving sign is displayed and the implement of husbandry can be stopped within ten metres when travelling at a speed of twenty kilometres per hour.
Clause 4 provides that this Act comes into force on proclamation.
(a) striking out clause (p) and substituting the following clauses:
(b) adding immediately after clause (u) the following clause:
3 Section 181 of Chapter 293 is amended by adding immediately after subsection (5) the following subsections:
(5B) Notwithstanding anything contained in this Section, no person shall, upon a highway, propel or move at a speed greater than twenty kilometres per hour an implement of husbandry, unless the implement of husbandry can be stopped within ten metres when travelling at a speed of twenty kilometres per hour.