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ROAD RULES 2014 - REG 25-1
NSW rule: drivers to which Part does not apply
25-1 NSW rule: drivers to which Part does not apply
(1) The provisions of this Part (other than this rule) do not apply to a
driver who is taking part in a race, an attempt to break a vehicle speed
record, a trial of speed or any competitive trial as referred to in section
115(1) of the Act in accordance with an approval given, and any conditions
imposed by the Commissioner of Police, under section 115(2) of the Act.
Nothing in this Part is to be construed so as to justify the driving of any
vehicle on a length of road at a speed that--
(a) having regard to all the
circumstances of the case, is dangerous to the public, or
(b) exceeds any
maximum speed applicable to the vehicle that is fixed by or under any Act or
statutory rule or that is stated in any notice applicable to the vehicle and
displayed in accordance with any law on the road or in a position where it is
visible from the road.
(3) In subrule (2)(a), the circumstances of the case
include the following--
(a) the nature, condition and use of the road,
the amount of traffic that actually is at the relevant time, or that might
reasonably be expected to be, on that road,
(c) the proximity of any
intersection or grades or curves in the road.
Note : This rule is an
additional NSW road rule. There is no corresponding rule in the Australian
Road Rules .
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