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ROAD AMENDMENT (MOTOR BIKE HELMET) RULES 2016 (S.R. 2016, NO. 7) - REG 4

Schedule 6 amended (Jurisdictional qualifications)

Schedule 6 to the Principal Rules is amended by omitting clause 4 from Part 3 and substituting:
4.    Rule 270: Approved motor bike helmet
For rule 270 , a motor bike helmet is approved for the Road Rules if it complies with at least one of the following standards, has an identifying mark certifying compliance with that standard and has no visible defect:
(a) Australian Standard AS/NZS 1698;
(b) United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Regulation No. 22 Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Protective Helmets and their Visors for Drivers and Passengers of Motor Cycles and Mopeds Revision 4 of 24 September 2002 (UNECE22.05) and any further amendments to UNECE22.05 approved and published by that Commission, or any later version of UNECE22.05.

Note : Australian Standard is defined in the dictionary.

Displayed and numbered in accordance with the Rules Publication Act 1953 .

Notified in the Gazette on 24 February 2016

These rules are administered in the Department of State Growth.

EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the rule)

These rules amend the Road Rules 2009 by providing that motor bike helmets that comply with the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Regulation known as ECE22.05 or, more commonly, as UN Regulation No. 22 are also approved motor bike helmets for those rules.


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