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121 Definitions

(STM Act, s 50)
In this Part--

"camera device" means a device that is capable of taking photographs (whether or not in the form of digitised, electronic or computer-generated images).

"dimension" , in relation to a vehicle, means the length, width or height of the vehicle.

"installation" of a prescribed traffic control device includes the painting or formation of any marks or structure that constitute, or form part of, the device.

"maximum dimension requirement" , in relation to a vehicle, means a requirement concerning a maximum dimension for the vehicle.

"prescribed traffic control device" means a sign, signal, marking, structure or other device to direct or warn traffic on a road (or part of a road) that is prescribed by the statutory rules for the purposes of this definition.

"speeding offence" means an offence against this Act or the statutory rules of failing to obey a speed limit (including an average speed limit calculated in accordance with Division 3), and includes--

(a) an offence against the Heavy Vehicle National Law (NSW) or the regulations in force for the purposes of that Law where the speed at which a heavy vehicle has travelled is relevant for the purpose of establishing that the offence has been committed, and
(b) a speed limiter offence.

"traffic control authority" means--
(a) Transport for NSW, or
(b) the Commissioner of Police, or
(c) any other person (or person belonging to a class or description of persons) prescribed by the statutory rules for the purposes of this definition.

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