Transport Services Licensing Amendment Act 1990
Commenced: 31 Aug 1990
Passenger services operated on or after 1 July 1991 to be notified to regional council
5. Passenger services operated on or after 1 July 1991 to be notified
to regional council---(1) Section 48 (1) of the principal Act is hereby
amended by omitting the words ``holder of a passenger service licence'',
and substituting the word ``person''.
(2) Section 48 of the principal Act is hereby amended by repealing
subsections (2) and (3), and substituting the following subsections:
``(2) Except in the case of notices to which section 56 (3A) of this
Act applies, no notice under this section shall be given before the 1st
day of December 1990.
``(3) With the consent of the regional council concerned, any notice
required by this section to be given by any person may---
``(a) Be given by an organisation on behalf of the person; and
``(b) Relate to any number of services.''
(3) Section 48 of the principal Act is hereby amended by adding the
``(5) Notwithstanding subsection (2) of this section, any notice under
section 56 of this Act is a sufficient compliance with subsection (1) of
this section in respect of the service to which the notice relates; but
``(a) Section 49 (1) of this Act shall apply to such a notice given to
the regional council concerned before the 1st day of October
1990 as if, for the words `within 21 days of receiving the
notice', there were substituted the words `not later than the
21st day of October 1990'; and
``(b) Nothing in section 54 or section 55 of this Act shall apply in
respect of the service concerned if it is a small passenger
service being operated under a passenger service licence and is
not involved in a scheduled service over a specified route or
between or through specified locations.''