The A83 Trunk Road (Lochgilphead) (Temporary Prohibition on Waiting, Loading and Unloading) Order 2020

Publication Date:January 01, 2020
 
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2020No. 53

ROAD TRAFFIC

The A83 Trunk Road (Lochgilphead) (Temporary Prohibition on Waiting, Loading and Unloading) Order 2020

Made21stFebruary2020

Coming into force1stMarch2020

The Scottish Ministers make the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 14(1)(a) and (4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984( 1) and all other powers enabling them to do so.

In accordance with section 14(1)(a) of that Act, they are satisfied that traffic on the length of road specified in the schedule should be restricted or prohibited because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near that length of road.

In accordance with section 14(3) of that Act, they have had regard to the existence of alternative routes suitable for the traffic which will be affected by this Order.

Citation, commencement and cessation

1. This Order may be cited as the A83 Trunk Road (Lochgilphead) (Temporary Prohibition on Waiting, Loading and Unloading) Order 2020, comes into force on 1 March 2020 and ceases to have effect on 2 March 2020.

Prohibition on waiting, loading and unloading

2. No person may use, or permit the use of, any vehicle to wait, load or unload on the length of road, or a part or parts of the length of road, specified in the schedule when a prohibition is identified as applying to that length of road, or a part or parts of that length of road, by means of one or both of the traffic signs of the types described in item 19 (diagrams 636 – temporary prohibition of waiting except for loading and unloading) and item 20 (diagram 636.1 – temporary prohibition of loading and unloading) of the sign table in Part 6 of schedule 13 of the Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016( 2).

Exemptions

3. No prohibition imposed by this Order applies to—

(a) a vehicle being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes, or

(b) a vehicle being used for carrying out the works.

Buchanan House,

Glasgow

21st February 2020

D LAIRD

A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers

SCHEDULE

Article 2

SPECIFIED LENGTH OF ROAD

That length of the A83 Tarbet – Lochgilphead – Campbeltown Trunk Road from the junction with Campbell Street, Lochgilphead in a westerly direction on Lochnell Street to a point 50 metres or thereby west of said junction.

(1) 1984 c. 27; section 2(1) and (2) were amended by the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (c. 22)(“the 1991 Act”), schedule 8,...

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