Motor Vehicles (Construction and Use) (Amendment No. 2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003

Document Number:2003 No. 145

Statutory Rules of Northern IrelandROAD TRAFFIC AND VEHICLESMade5 th March 2003Coming into operation1 st May 2003The Department of the Environment, in exercise of the powers conferred on it by Articles 55(1) and (6) and 110(2) of the Road Traffic (Northern Ireland) Order 1995(1) and of every other power enabling it in that behalf, hereby makes the following Regulations:Citation, commencement and interpretation1.—(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Motor Vehicles (Construction and Use) (Amendment No. 2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003 and shall come into operation on 1 st May 2003.(2) In these Regulations “the principal Regulations” means the Motor Vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999(2).Amendment to regulation 73 (radio interference suppression)2.—(1) Regulation 73 of the principal Regulations shall be amended in accordance with paragraphs (2) to (4).(2) For paragraph (4) there shall be substituted –“(4) Subject to paragraph (7) , the requirements of Community Directive 72/245/EEC(3) as amended by Community Directive 95/54/EC(4) shall be met by electrical/electronic sub-assemblies as components or separate technical units first used on or after 1 st October 2002.”.(3) In paragraph (5) , for the words “ECE Regulation 10 or 10.01” there shall be substituted the words “ECE Regulations 10 , 10.01 or 10.02”.(4) For paragraph (7) there shall be substituted –“(7) The requirements of paragraph (4) shall not apply to electrical/electronic sub-assemblies of the following descriptions –(a) replacement parts intended for use on vehicles manufactured in accordance with type approvals granted before 1 st January 1996 in compliance with Community Directive 72/245/EEC or Community Directive 72/306/EEC(5) including any subsequent extension that may have been granted to such type approvals; (b) electrical/electronic sub-assemblies fitted to any vehicle under an authorisation...

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