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TRANSPORT OPERATIONS (PASSENGER TRANSPORT) ACT 1994 - SECT 91ZJ

Chief executive may impose driving sanction

91ZJ Chief executive may impose driving sanction

(1) The chief executive may take the following action in relation to the person (each a
"driving sanction" )—
(a) if the person holds a Queensland driver licence—suspend the person’s Queensland driver licence;
(b) if the person’s authority to drive on a Queensland road is under a driver licence other than a Queensland driver licence—suspend the person’s authority under the licence to drive on a Queensland road;
(c) if the person does not hold a driver licence—disqualify the person from holding or obtaining a driver licence.
(2) A driving sanction imposed on a person under subsection (1) has effect for the following period—
(a) for a first driving sanction—1 month;
(b) for a second or later driving sanction—3 months.
(3) The chief executive imposes a driving sanction under subsection (1) by giving a person a written notice stating the following—
(a) the nature of the driving sanction being imposed;
(b) the day the sanction starts, which must be at least 7 days after the day the notice is given;
(c) the day the sanction ends;
(d) the reasons for the sanction;
(e) that the person may not apply to the chief executive for reconsideration of the decision or to QCAT for a review of the decision.



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