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Speed Limits (Enforcement)

Volume 972: debated on Thursday 25 October 1979

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asked the Minister of Transport if he is satisfied with the standard of observation of speed limit law; and, if not, what he proposes to do about it.

Enforcement is for the police and courts, but speed limits, if they are to be observed, must appear sensible. In this connection my Department issues advice to local authorities on setting limits with this as well as other factors in mind.