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Use and Effectiveness

Use and Effectiveness

PACTS has produced a briefing on the safety implications of the cycle helmet its uses and effectiveness, which is accessible below. Cycle Helmets

Traffic Management Bill

Traffic Management Bill

The Traffic Management Bill Received Royal Assent on 22 July 2004. The House of Commons will considered Lords Amendments to the Traffic Management Bill on 15 July 2004 and reinstated the previous amendments removed by the Lords. The Traffic Management Bill received its third reading in the House of Lords on 8 July 2004. Raising the motorway speed limit to 80 mph was discussed but not approved (see PACTS Parliamentary […]

Criminal Justice Act 2003

Criminal Justice Act 2003

The Criminal Justice Bill had its Third Reading in the House of Commons on 17 November 2003.  The issue of Corporate Killing will be debated with New Clauses 11 and 12 tabled by Andrew Dismore MP.  In August 2000, PACTS responded to the government consultation “Reforming the Law on Involuntary Manslaughter”.  A copy of our response is available here.  In its response PACTS supported the introduction of a new offence […]

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Private Members Bill – James Gray, MP ——————————————————————————– First Reading – Wednesday 17 January 2001, House of Commons Second Reading – Friday 9th February 2001. Click here for a link to the Hansard coverage of the debate on 9th February ——————————————————————————– Mr. James Gray presented a Bill to: require local authorities to take measures to safeguard motorists and pedestrians from the effects of snow and ice; to require local authorities […]

Vehicles (Crime) Act 2001

Vehicles (Crime) Act 2001

Houses of Parliament: Vehicles (Crime) Act – Schedule House of Commons First Reading 8 December 2000 House of Commons Second Reading 18 December 2000 The Bill completed its remaining Commons Stages on Tuesday January 30th 2001. House of Lords Second Reading 15 February 2001 House of Lords Committee Stage 5 & 6 March 2001 House of Lords Report Stage 20 March 2001 House of Lords Third Reading 27 March 2001 […]