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Road Safety Act  2006

Road Safety Act 2006

Road Safety Bill 2005 Progress of the Bill The Road Safety Bill has completed its passage through Parliament and received Royal Assent on 8 November 2006. It was debated at Report and Third Reading Stage in the House of Commons on the 9th of October and was then returned to the House of Lords for consideration of Commons amendments on the 1st of November. At this stage, the Lords may […]

Lighter Evenings (Experiment) Bill

Lighter Evenings (Experiment) Bill

Lighter Evenings (Experiment) Bill The Lighter Evenings Bill was tabled by Lord Tanlaw and debated in the House of Lords on 24 March 2006. It was debated at Committee stage on 20 April 2006 The Lighter Evenings (Experiment) Bill seeks to replicate the experiment conducted in 1968-71 into the effects of single/ double summer time. For those years the clocks were advanced in March 1968 and not put back until […]

Road Traffic Signs (Enforcement Cameras)

Road Traffic Signs (Enforcement Cameras)

House of Commons. Ten Minute Rule Bill.   Download the document

Annual Review 2004/2005

Annual Review 2004/2005

2004/2005

Research & Policy: Have we got the balance right? Claire Corbett

Research & Policy: Have we got the balance right? Claire Corbett

Since the shift towards reliance on evidence-led policies the amount and salience of road safety research commissioned by government and other public bodies has increased substantially. This paper examines research knowledge that has helped to inform recent policies contained in the 2005 Road Safety Bill and Consultation Paper on Offences involving Bad Driving and considers whether the balance between research and policy is about right, whether more research is needed […]