Change Of The Driver's License Law (14Th Amendment To Fsg)

Original Language Title: Änderung des Führerscheingesetzes (14. FSG-Novelle)

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61. Federal law, with the driver's license law is changed (14th amendment to FSG)

The National Council has decided:

The driver's license law (FSG), Federal Law Gazette I no. 120/1997, as last amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 117/2010, is amended as follows:

1. in article 1 para 1a No. 1 is replaced by the phrase "of paragraph 5" "para 5 and 6" the phrase.

2. in article 1, paragraph 3, first sentence is omitted the phrase "or subclass" and in the third set, the phrase is "Classes C or D or the subclass C1" by the phrase "classes C(C1) or D(D1)" and the designation "B & D" replaced with the term "Loading".

3. § 1 paragraph 4 first sentence reads:

"A steering authorization granted by a competent authority of an EEA country is equated a driving permission referred to in paragraph 3."

4. in section 1, paragraph 4, the following records shall be inserted pursuant to the second sentence:

"The age of 17 years is sufficient for the recognition of class B. "A driving permission issued by an EEA State is considered Austrian steering permission, if the owner of this steering permission resident (article 5, paragraph 1 Z 1) moved to Austria as long as he or she resident (article 5, paragraph 1 Z 1) in Austria has."

5. paragraph 1 paragraph 5:

"(5) for the driving of vehicles with a design speed of not more than 10 km/h, a driving permission is not required. The driver of this vehicle must have completed but 16 years."

6 § eliminates 1 para 6.

7 paragraph 2 together with the heading:

"Scope of the driving privilege

2. (1) Steering may be granted permission in 1967 KFG only for the following classes of motor vehicles pursuant to section 2:



1st class AM: a) motor bikes, b) quadricycles;

2. class A1: a) motorcycles with or without sidecar, with a cubic capacity of up to 125cc with a power not exceeding 11 kW and a ratio of power/weight not exceeding 0.1 kW/kg, b) tricycles with a power not exceeding 15 kW;

3. class A2: motorcycles with or without sidecar with an engine power of up to 35 kW and a ratio of power/weight not exceeding 0,2 kW/kg, which are not derived from a vehicle with more than the twice the engine power;

4. class A: a) motorcycles with or without sidecar, b) tricycles with a power exceeding 15 kW;

5. class B: a) motor vehicles with not more than eight seats for transported persons except the bar space and with a highest maximum authorised mass not exceeding 3500 kg, b) tricycles with a power exceeding 15 kW provided that the driver has completed the age of 21, c) motorcycles of class A1, if the owner of the driving permission on the class B aa) since at least five years continuously in possession of a valid driving license category b , bb) is no longer in the probationary period in accordance with section 4, cc) prove to have practical training in the steering of such motorcycles and dd) the code 111 on the driving licence is registered.

6 category BE: If in approval of vehicles nothing has been set, a class B and a trailer or semi-trailer tractor with a highest maximum authorised mass not exceeding 3500 kg;

7 class C1: motor vehicles, where the maximum permissible gross mass exceeds 3500 kg but does not exceed 7500 kg, and which are not covered under class D1 or D;

8 class C1E: If on the approval of vehicles unless otherwise has been set: a) a towing vehicle of Class C1 and a trailer or semi-trailer with a highest maximum authorised mass of over 750 kg, provided that does not exceed the maximum permissible maximum laden mass of the vehicle combination 12000 kg, b) a class B and a trailer or semi-trailer tractor with a highest maximum authorised mass exceeding 3500 kg , provided that does not exceed the maximum permissible maximum laden mass of the vehicle combination 12000 kg;

9th grade C: a) cars, where the maximum authorised mass is over 3500 kg and which do not fall under the class D1 or D, b) special vehicles, c) vehicles of subcategory D1 or D - if no passengers - promoted within Austria, if the driver's license for the Group C in accordance with section 65 KFG 1967 the handlebar has been granted, or if the driver has reached the age of 21 and for at least two years in the possession of a driving permission for the class C and

AA) is either verification or inspection trips to the determination of the technical condition of the vehicle or bb) to remove one bus out of the danger zone is used;

10 class CE: If on the approval of vehicles nothing has been set, a towing vehicle of class C and a trailer or semi-trailer with a highest maximum authorised mass of over 750 kg;

11 class D1: motor vehicles with more than eight but not more than 16 seats for transported persons except the bar space and with a highest total length of eight metres.

12 class D1E: If on the approval of vehicles nothing has been set, a train of subcategory D1 vehicle and a trailer with a highest maximum authorised mass of over 750 kg;

13 class D: a) motor vehicles with more than eight seats for transported persons except the bar space, b) special motor vehicle;

14 class DE: If on the approval of vehicles nothing has been set, a class D vehicle and a trailer with a highest maximum authorised mass of over 750 kg;

15 class F: a) tractors, b) motor carts, c) self-propelled work machines, d) agricultural self-propelled work machines, e) transport carts, each with a design speed of not more than 50 km/h and f) single axle tractors connected with another vehicle or device, that they form a single motor vehicle with this, that corresponds to its weight and its design speed of tractors with a design speed of not more than 25 km/h and g) special motor vehicles.

(2) the pulling of a trailer with motor vehicles of the following classes is provided to the following extent:



1. class A: a trailer pursuant to § 104 paragraph 5 KFG 1967;

2. with a towing vehicle of class B: a) a light trailer, b) if approval of vehicles nothing has been set other than light trailer, provided that does not exceed the maximum permissible maximum laden mass of the vehicle combination is 3500 kg, c) if approval of vehicles nothing has been set other than light trailer, provided that the highest permissible maximum laden mass of the vehicle combination exceeds 3500 kg but not exceeding 4250 kg. to tow such trailers completion of theoretical and practical training to the extent of seven lessons is required;

3. categories C1, C, D1 and d light trailers;

4. class F: in conjunction with an ABS 1 Z 15 lit. a, b, or towing vehicle referred to in d: all trailers; in conjunction with an ABS 1 Z 15 lit. : c towing vehicle referred to in g trailers with a maximum permissible mass not exceeding 3 500 kg.

(3) for the classes referred to in paragraph 1 by steering permissions set following equivalencies:



1 steering permission on the class includes also the Steering permission on the class A1 to A2, 2. includes the Steering permission on the class A driving permission for the class A1 and A2, 3 Steering permission for class C includes also the class C1, class CE the class C1E, class D class D1 and the class DE class D1E , 4. Steering permissions for categories C1 and C include also the Steering permission on the class F, 5. the driving authorizations for categories C1E, CE, D1E and DE include also the Steering permission on the class loading, 6 includes the Steering permission for class CE steering permission for the class DE(D1E), if the driver has the Steering permission for the class D(D1) , 7 Steering permission each in paragraph 1 classes referred to Z 2 to 15 include steering permission for the class, 8 for the application of paragraph 1 shall apply an articulated vehicle as cars, 9 shall be issued a driving permission for the category BE persons who are at least three years of experience in the possession of a valid driving license for the classes B and F, , if a) the applicant proves that he has considered other than light trailers this time, b) there are no concerns about health fitness and c) the applicant has successfully filed the practical driving test Article 10 par. 2 shall not apply, 10 may be granted a steering permission on the class loading without theoretical and practical training at the driving school who owned a driving permission on the class b and entered the code 96 driver's licence.

(4) the following (steering) permissions apply only to traffic in Austria and in those States that have recognized this (steering) permissions:



1 permission to steer tricycles with a power of more than 15 kW with a driving permission on the class B (para 1 Z 5 lit. b), 2nd early steering permission for the class B (§ 19) up to the age of 18, 3. the class F and 4.

Permission to draw motorcycles of class A1 with a driving permission on the class B (para. 1 sub-para. 5 lit. c).

(5) the Federal Minister for transport, innovation and technology has detailed rules about the content of the training referred to in paragraph 1 Z 5 lit by regulation. c and para 2 subpara 2 lit. (c) to assess."

8. in article 3, the following paragraph 1a is inserted:

"(1a) a steering permission for categories C1, C, D1 or D may only be issued, if the applicant owned the Steering permission on the class B. "A driving permission for categories BE, C1E, CE, D1E or DE may only be granted if the driver's license applicants is already in the possession of the classes B, C1, C, D1 or D."

9. in article 4, paragraph 1, the phrase "Steering permissions for classes A, B, C and D or the subclass C1" is replaced by the phrase ' driving privileges for all classes except classes AM and F ".

10 § 4a section 1 reads:

"(1) on the occasion of the first acquisition of a driving permission of classes A1, A2 and A, as well as on the occasion of the first acquisition of a class B driving permission have whose owner without prejudice to the provisions of § 4 c paragraph 3 within the § 4 b paragraph 1 to 3 of provided period to go through a second phase of the training." Classes A1, A2 and A, the second phase of training only once, on the occasion of first-time purchase of one of these classes is to go through. Those persons who at the same time for the first time purchased a driving permission for classes A1, A2 and A, and for the class B, have to go through the second phase of training for both classes (A(A1, A2) and B)."

11. in Article 4a, paragraph 3, the phrase "Is the owner of an Austrian driving permission on the class A or B" is replaced by the phrase "Is the owner of a driving permission of the classes referred to in paragraph 1".

12 § 4a is section 4:

"(4) in the framework of the second phase of training are



"(1. Perfektionsfahrten auf Straßen mit öffentlichem Verkehr und 2. ein Fahrsicherheitstraining, das a) a traffic psychological group conversation and b) classes A1, A2 or A in addition a hazard perception training includes, in accordance with the provisions of § to complete 4 b."

13. in Article 4a, paragraph 7, the word "is" is replaced by the phrase "and the hazard perception training are".

14. in § 4 of para 1 second sentence, § 4 of para 2 second sentence and twice in section 4c para 2 first sentence each the phrase "Class A" replaces the phrase "Classes A1, A2, or A".

15 paragraph 4 b paragraph 3:

"(3) the second phase of training for the owner of a driving permission of classes A1, A2 and A has to include the following content in the order mentioned:"



1. a driving safety training, a traffic-psychological group conversation and a hazard perception training, which are all to hold on one day, in the period between two and twelve months after the acquisition of the driving privilege 2. perfection ride in the period from four to 14 months after acquisition of the driving privilege.

These provisions also apply to the case that the person in question on acquisition of the Steering permission for classes A1, A2, or (A) already in possession of the driving privilege for the class is B. Between the completion of the content referred to in Nos. 1 and 2 a period of at least two months must lie."

16 paragraph 4b paragraph 4 Z 4:



"4. the content and the scope of traffic psychological group conversation and hazard perception training, as well as the personal conditions for their implementation and" 17. In § 4c para 1 is, first sentence, after the phrase "traffic-psychological group conversation"the phrase,"the classes A1, A2 and A the hazard perception training," added.

18. in section 4 c paragraph 2 be replaced twice "nine" by the number "14".

19. in article 5, paragraph 1 Z 1 is the phrase "article 9 of Directive 91/439/EEC on driving licences OJ" No. 237 of 24 August 1991 "replaced by the phrase" article 12 of the directive on driving licences OJ " No. 403/2006 ".

20. in article 5, paragraph 1 No. 3 and in section 5 paragraph 7 the phrase "or subclass" is required respectively and in § 5 para 1 second sentence is omitted the phrase "or subclasses".

21 paragraph 5 paragraph 2:

"(2) a resident in Austria pursuant to par. 1 Z 1 exists, if to the person concerned on the basis of their personal and - if available - professional bindings within the last twelve months has been proven for at least 185 days in Austria has stopped or plausibly that she intend to reside for at least 185 days in Austria." The place of the personal ties is considered residence of a licence advertiser or owner, whose professional binding in a State other than his personal ties are, regardless of the 185-tägigen period, provided that he returns there regularly."

22 paragraph 5 paragraph 6:

"(6) in the case of the expansion of a driving permission on other classes listed in § 2 para 1, a new medical opinion by the applicant is only present if the last medical opinion at the time of the decision of older than 18 months or the extension of the driving privilege for the class B on the classes C(C1) or D(D1) has been requested."

23 paragraph 6 ABS. 1:

"(1) the following apply for issuing a driving permission requirements on minimum age:"



1st class on: completed 15 years of age, 2nd class A1: completed 16 years of age, 3rd class A2: completed 18 years, 4th grade A: finished 20th year at previous two-year possession of the class A2, 5. class A: completed 24 years without a previous two-year possession of the class A2, 6 class B: completed 18 years of age, except in the case of § 19, 7 classes BE, C1 and C1E : completed 18 years of age, 8 C and CE classes: finished 21st year of life, 9 classes D1 and D1E except in the cases of § 20 para 2: completed 21 years of age, 10 classes D and DE: finished 24th year 11 class F: except in the cases of § 20 para 3, a) finished 16 years of age, limited to agricultural vehicles see proof of the necessary physical and mental maturity and notices of payment due to the needs of the traffic and operational safety necessary requirements or time (, örtlichen oder sachlichen Beschränkungen der Gültigkeit dieser Lenkberechtigung, b) vollendetes 18 years of age. "

24. in article 6, paragraph 2, the quote is "§ 18 par. 1a" replaced by the quote "section 18a (4)".

25. in article 6, paragraph 5, the quote is "BGBl. No. 902/1995" replaced by the quote "Federal Law Gazette II No. 190/2007".

26 § 7 para 3 Z 11 is:



"11. a criminal offence pursuant to section 28a or § 31a para 2-4 drug law - SMG, Federal Law Gazette I no. 112/1997 amended Federal Law Gazette I no. 111/2010; committed"

27. in article 8, paragraph 1, second sentence the word "Classes" is replaced by the word "Gruppe(n)".

28. in article 8, the following paragraph 3a is inserted:

"(3a) the duration of the time limit is to calculate the time of execution of the occupational expertise."

29. in article 8, par. 5, article 10, paragraph 1, section 10, paragraph 4, second sentence, § 10 par. 4 eliminates the phrase "or subclass" each third sentence and article 11 par. 2.

30. in article 9, paragraph 1, 4 and 5 is the phrase "in accordance with § 125 KFG 1967" is replaced by the phrase "of the authority".

31. in section 11 paragraph 2 No. 3 lit. f is the phrase "classes B + E, C, C + E, D, D + E and F of the subclasses of C1 and C1 + E" replaced by the phrase 'Classes BE, C(C1), CE(C1E), D(D1), DE(D1E) and F'.

32. in article 11, par. 4 Z 3 is the phrase "classes A, B and B + E and at least 45 minutes for categories C, C + E, D, D + E and the subclasses of C1 and C1 + E" replaced by the phrase "classes A1, A2, A, B, and loading and at least 45 minutes for the classes C(C1), CE(C1E), D(D1)" , DE(D1E)".

33. in section 11 paragraph 4a is replaced by the phrase "class C(C1) or D(D1)" the phrase "Categories C or D as well as the subclass C1".

34. paragraph 12 paragraph 2:

"(2) the examination of applicants to a driving permission, except for classes A1, A2, A, F, is to take off on the desired class vehicles, the"



1 KFG 1967. the provisions of § 112 para 3 correspond to school vehicles and not in another class fall 2 for use in the context of training rides, (§ 122 KFG 1967) or train (§ 19 ABS. 3 FSG) were destined.

The examination for the class C1 can be placed on a class C vehicle."

35. in article 12, paragraph 3, the phrase "Class A and F" is replaced by the phrase 'Classes A1, A2, A, and F'.

36. in article 12 par. 4 and § 13 para 2 first sentence is omitted the phrase "or subclass".

37. in article 13, paragraph 1, first sentence, after the phrase "of paragraph 7" is the phrase ", article 18, par. 2 and § 20 para 1 last sentence" added.

38. in article 13, paragraph 1, second sentence is omitted the phrase "or the Unterklasse(n)".

39. in article 13, paragraph 4, third sentence deleted the phrase "and subclasses".

40. in § 13 para 4 fifth set eliminates the phrase "or subclasses".

41. in article 13, paragraph 5, second sentence is omitted the phrase "or subclass".

42. § 14 para 1 subpara 1 is:



"1. the licence prescribed for the motor vehicle steered by him, army driver's license or army moped card"


43. § 14 para eliminates 1 Z 3 and Z 4 is:



"4. when turning a fire service vehicle of the classes C(C1), D(D1), CE(C1E), or DE(D1E) with a driving permission for the classes B and BE (§ 1 para. 3 second and third sentences) the driving licence and the fire brigade driver's license," 44. § 14 para 2 is omitted.

45. in article 15, paragraph 3, first sentence, is after the word "can" the phrase "without prejudice to the article 23 par. 3a" inserted and the following sentence is inserted after the first sentence:

"On the occasion of this new exhibition is to calculate in any case, the period laid down in Article 17a, paragraph 1 of the date of the administrative decision and to enter in the licence for the respective classes, in Article 17a, paragraph 2 may classes mentioned above on request of the applicant, either up to the time registered in the foreign driver's license (section 20 para 5) be limited or recalculated in accordance with § 17a section 2 due to a repeat examination and be entered."

46. § 16 para 3 No. 1 is:



"1. organs of the Federal Government (in particular the Federal Ministry for transport, innovation and technology and the Federal Agency for transport), the Länder and the communities, as far as they need for the performance of duties assigned to them by law;"

47. in article 16a No. 2 lit. j is omitted the phrase "or Unterklasse(n)".

48. in article 16a, no. 3 lit. b eliminates the word "Subclass", and in no. 3 lit. the bracket expression (§ 15) h is replaced by the parenthetical expression (article 15 and article 23, para. 3).

49. section 16a No. 7 is eliminated.

50th paragraph 16a Z 11:



"(11. Daten der bei der jeweiligen Behörde und dem jeweiligen Landeshauptmann tätigen Sachverständigen: a) data of the person in accordance with subpara 1, b) the period for which the examiner is ordered, c) the classes for which the examiner is ordered, d) data to the revocation of the order, e) data of a suspension of the order, especially if the driving examiner will again make use of his lecturer's permission or if a suspension was made in the context of quality assurance" ,

f)
Daten zur theoretischen Weiterbildung gemäß § 34b Abs. 6 und 7 beinhaltend

aa)
Datum der Absolvierung

bb)
Inhalt der Weiterbildung

cc)
Name der Weiterbildungsstelle,

g)
Daten zur praktischen Weiterbildung gemäß § 34b Abs. 6 und 7 beinhaltend

aa)
Datum der Absolvierung

bb)
Inhalt der Weiterbildung

cc)
Name der Weiterbildungsstelle,

h)
Daten einer zusätzlich angeordneten Weiterbildung (gemäß § 34b Abs. 6 letzter Satz) beinhaltend

aa)
Datum der Absolvierung

bb)
Inhalt der Weiterbildung

cc)
Name der Weiterbildungsstelle ", i) data to the audit including aa) bb date of implementation and result) contracting of audits (Governor or Federal Agency for transport) cc) name of the Authorised Auditors, j) data of the attraction as an auditor, k) data of the attraction as a driving examiner examiners;"

51. in section 16a, no. 13 lit. f the word sequence "or subclasses," is required.

52. in article 16a, the sales designation (1) is inserted at the beginning and the following paragraph 2 is added:

"(2) data on moped passes are up to the message of the death of the owner of the moped card or 100 years after the first exhibition of the moped card to keep."

53. at the end of paragraph 16b para 1 No. 3, the comma is replaced by a dot, and no. 4 is omitted.

54. in paragraph 16b paragraph 3 be the word "and" in Z 2 and the point replaced Z 3 by a comma at the end and following Z are 4 to 7 attached:



"4. that in paragraph 1 referred to Z 1-3 data of the issuance of a driving permission on the class most if the procedure not at a driving school will be conducted 5. type of training of the applicant to a driving permission 6 number of theoretical examination attempts of the applicant to a driving permission, 7 number of practical taking of the applicant to a driving permission."

55. According to article 16, b paragraph 3 the following paragraph 3a is inserted:

"(3a) the Governor has ordered the driving examiner, has in section 16a para 1 No. 11 lit. to enter data to (k) b in the license register. If an audit is conducted by the Federal Office for transport, this has in section 16a para 1 No. 11 lit. i enter data mentioned in the licence register."

56. According to section 16, b paragraph 4 shall be inserted following paragraph 4a and paragraph 4 b:

"(4a) which is a Federal Agency for transport for the purpose of quality assurance of the driving test is entitled to inspect 1 and 11 data referred to in section 16a para 1 No. and in particular, this data is allowed to process and use statistics in anonymised form. Also allowed the quality of the driving test the data referred to in section 16a para 1 No. 11 with the data referred to in section 16a para 1 No. 1 and § 16 b para 3 Z 5-7 (in anonymised form) in particular gender and age of the applicant to a driving permission, the tested class and the result of the examination and the name of the driving school , where the applicants for a driving permission was trained, evaluate.

(4B) the Governor is entitled to the quality assurance of the driving test, the data referred to in article 16a para 1 Nos. 1 and 11 in the respective Federal State ordered examiners insight to take and may process in particular, these data and use in anonymised form for statistics. He may in addition to the quality of the driving test the data referred to in section 16a para 1 No. 11 with the data referred to in section 16a para 1 No. 1 and § 16 b para 3 Z 5 to 7 (each the State concerning and anonymously) in particular gender and age of the applicant to a driving permission, the tested class and the result of the examination and the name of the driving school ", where the applicants for a driving permission was trained, evaluate."

57. paragraph 16 b paragraph 5:

"(5) you are in section 16a para 1 No. 10 and data referred to Z 12 to 14 each enter of the authority in whose area the relevant body is established."

58. in article 17, paragraph 2, Z 5 is the point replaced with a semi-colon and following Z 6 added:



"6 data in accordance with section 16a para 1 No. 11 lit. e i ten years after their registration or modification of the respective record."

59. at the beginning of the IV section 17a the following paragraph with heading shall be inserted:

"The period of validity of driver's licenses and driving privileges

§ 17a. (1) a driver's license, for driving authorization for the class AM, A1, A2, A, B, and BE issued, may be issued only for a duration of 15 years. If these driving privileges no other paragraph 2 or article 8, para. 3 are subject to time based limits, permission for the steering of motor vehicles does not expire by the end of this period. Steering of motor vehicles after the expiry of the validity of driver's license represents no violation according to § 1 paragraph 3.

(2) the Steering permission for the classes C(C1), CE(C1E), D(D1) and DE(D1E) may be granted only for five years, from 60 years of age only for two years. Any extension of this steering permission classes requires a medical opinion in accordance with article 8. To obtain the medical opinion required fonts and the exhibition of new driver's license in the wake of this extension will be exempt from stamp duties and administrative charges. For the issuance of driver's license, a reimbursement of the costs is to make coming to the authority, which has to bear the burden for the authority, which has been the production of driver's license in order. As only a reimbursement of costs for the issuance of driver's license is payable if the new issuance of driver's license for the purpose of registration completed the training in accordance with § 19 b GütbefG, § 14 c GelverkG and § 44 c KflG is required. The height of this refunding is by Decree of the Federal Minister for transport, to assess innovation and technology.

(3) the periods referred to in paragraphs 1 and 2 shall be calculated from the date of the official decision of the renewal of driver's license or the privilege of driving. Starting to recalculate from the grant date of the newly granted classes are always the deadlines of the driving permission classes referred to in paragraph 1 in the case of the extension of class B on one of the classes referred to in paragraph 2. This also applies to CE (C1E), D(D1), C(C1) and DE(D1E)."the event of extension or re-granting of steering permission for the classes

60. paragraph 18, together with the heading:

"Steering permission on the class most"

Section 18 (1) a driving permission on the class most may only be granted if the applicant



1. the 15 has reached age, theoretical training at a driving school, a Club of motor vehicle owners if represented in the force driving Advisory Board or a school has completed 2. six lessons, 3. successfully has passed a theoretical test, which must comply with the requirements of article 11, paragraph 2, practical training on the training ground, as well as 5. two lessons has completed practical training in public transport as the handlebar 4. six lessons , 6 sufficient control to the instructor or the driving instructor has demonstrated, 7 is reliable transport, 8 presents a consent of a guardian, if he has not yet completed 16 years and 9.

teaches a medical opinion in accordance with article 8, paragraph 1, provided that the application for a driving permission on the class most after the completion of the 20th year of life will be. Article 3, paragraph 1 shall not apply. A lesson has to be 50 minutes. The practical training referred to in no. 4 can be reduced in favour of the training referred to in Z 5, provided that the duration of the entire practical training per candidate is not less than eight lessons. Per day may not exceed a total of eight lessons are taught. By way of derogation from article 13, paragraph 1, first sentence, is the Steering authority of the class most authority to grant. Once all the necessary documents of the authority, a provisional driving licence is formless by the authority to issue.

(2) when issuing a driving permission on the class most is the procedure referred to in article 13 shall apply only in so far as no provision in different arrangements.

(3) which must practical training referred to in para 1 Nos. 4 and 5 complete the applicant on a vehicle (motorcycle or four-wheeler light force) his election vehicle category. The permission level of the class most is accordingly to restrict driving of vehicles of this category of vehicle. Is sought permission for both vehicle categories, so is the Z in para 1 to complete 4 called practical training on vehicles of the corresponding category. The same applies if applied after purchase of the Steering permission for the class on the an extension to other vehicle category. For acquiring the ability to steer a single-track vehicle training anyway, is referred to in paragraph 1 to Z 5. Is acquired, driving permission only for a vehicle category, this is the driving licence by means of national numeric code to note.

(4) in order to carry out the practical training referred to in paragraph driving schools are 1 Nos. 4 and 5 associations of motor vehicle owners, provided that they are represented in the force driving Advisory Board, entitled and. The practical training is carried out under the direction of a pedagogical or an especially appropriate instructor in accordance with Article 4a, paragraph 6. The instructors must have to carry out the practical training referred to in paragraph 1 Z 5 appropriate knowledge for school trips in public transport and relevant complementary training in a legitimate training facility in accordance with § 116 paragraph 6a KFG or demonstrate at the Professional Association of driving schools. In the practical training referred to in paragraph 1 Z 5 for motor bikes, has the driving instructor or instructor to accompany the candidates on a single-track vehicle and may accompany no more than two candidates at the same time.

(5) before the age of 20 a motor bike and a quadricycle light vehicles only may be taken and directed, if the alcohol content of the blood is not more than 0,05 mg / l no more than 0.1 g / l (0.1 per mille) or the alcohol content of the breathing air.

(6) the Federal Minister for transport, innovation and technology has paragraph 1 Z 3. According to the requirements of road safety, of science and technology, regulation establishing detailed rules state about the content, the scope, the type and the proof of knowledge according to"

61. According to § 18, 18a the following paragraph with heading shall be inserted:

"Steering permission on the class A1, A2 and A

§ 18a. (1) a driving permission on the class A2 may as well as in article 3, paragraph 1 procedure referred to a person granted are for at least two years owned the Steering permission on the class A1, graduated from the second phase of training in accordance with § 4 b paragraph 3 and either



1. a successfully placed practical driving test on a motorcycle of class A2 or 2. completed a practical training on a motorcycle of class A2 to the extent of seven lessons.

(2) a may steering permission on the class A as well as in article 3, paragraph 1 referred to approach of a person be granted, that for at least two years owned the Steering permission on the class A2, graduated from the second phase of training in accordance with § 4 b paragraph 3 and either



1. a successfully placed practical driving test on a motorcycle of class A or 2. completed a practical training on a motorcycle of class A in the amount of seven lessons.

(3) a driving permission for the class A must be without previous possession of a driving permission given class A2, if he has reached the age of driver's license applicants the 24. Furthermore may steering granted a permission for the class A a driving recruiter who has reached the 24th age, will, if he at least four years of experience in the possession of the class A1, has completed the second phase of training in accordance with § 4 b paragraph 3 and a practical driving test on a motorcycle of the class has successfully filed A.

(4) a candidate for an early steering permission on the class B may start with completed 16 years the theoretical and practical training for the class A2 in a driving school. The practical driving test for the class A2 may be filed only with age of 18 years.

(5) on the acquisition of class A1 over the sample licence (section 4) the rules anyway, until the age of 20. The trial period applies in the context of level access only for the first purchase of one of the classes of A1 or A2.

(6) a candidate for a driving permission of class A1, which for at least two years without interruption in possession of permission pursuant to § 2 para 1 No. 5 lit. c, which is part of the acquisition of that permission according to § 2 para 1 No. 5 lit. c practical training to be completed."

62. in article 19, paragraph 1, the phrase "with the age of 16" is replaced by the phrase "at the earliest six months after the age of 15 years".

63. in section 19 para 8 fifth sentence reads:

"After 3000 kilometres and perfection training in the driving school at the earliest but with 17 years of age, is to admit the applicants to the practical driving test, if the driving school confirmed the successful completion of the prescribed training."

64. paragraph 20 along with heading:

"Steering authorization for the classes C(C1), D(D1), CE(C1E) and DE(D1E)

20. (1) a driving permission on the class C(C1) or D(D1) may only be issued, if the applicant possesses a driving license for the class B. A driving permission on the class CE(C1E) or DE(D1E) may only be issued if the applicant is in possession of driving privilege for the class is C(C1) or D(D1). At the same time several steering permission classes apply, where the possession of a driving permission class represents the condition for acquiring the other class(es), so the applicant must have passed the theoretical and practical driving test for this former class, before he is admitted to the practical driving test for the other class(es). The practical driving test for the class C(CE) or D(de) must be filed already reached the minimum age laid down for the class C1(C1E) or D1(D1E), the the respective driving permission is granted may be used but only reached the minimum age provided for in article 6, paragraph 1.

(2) a steering C or CE may be granted permission only for the class, if the applicant



1. the 21st has reached age, 2. has reached age 18 and owner of a driver qualification certificate in accordance with article 19 is GütbefG, 3 completed 18 years of age and II No. 190/2007, (professional drivers/professional power driver training regulations) has successfully completed the teaching of "professional drivers" in accordance with the regulation of the Federal Minister for Economics and labour, BGBl. or 4 has reached age 18 solely for the purpose of steering the following vehicles : a) itself or under its supervision; used by the armed forces, civil defence, fire and the forces responsible for maintaining public order

b) with those for the purpose of technical development or during repair and maintenance work be made trial runs on the road, and new or rebuilt vehicles which are not yet in operation.

(3) a driving permission on the class D(D1) and DE(D1E) may only be issued if the applicant for the first performance is trained help accordingly. Also can a driving permission categories D or DE already age of 21 to grant are, if



1. the conditions referred to in paragraph 2 No. 4 lit. are a to c, or 2 the applicant owner of a driver qualification certificate pursuant to § 14A para. 1 of the GelverkG or § is 44 b paragraph 1 of KflG.

(4) vehicles of class C and D may be taken only by a handlebar commissioned and directed where the alcohol content of the blood is not more than 0.1 g / l (0.1 per mille) or the breath alcohol content not more than 0.05 mg / l.

"(5) the validity of a driving permission granted in another EEA State for the class C(C1) or D(D1) ends in the case of a transfer of residence (article 5, paragraph 1 Z 1) time provided for in Austria to the in the issuing State, but no later than five years after transfer of residence (article 5, paragraph 1 Z 1) to Austria."

65. section 21 is omitted.


66. in article 22, paragraph 6, the phrase "Ministry of defence" is replaced by the word "Army personnel office".

67. in article 23, the following paragraph 3a is inserted:

"(3a) if permission is granted a steering due to a driving permission granted in an EEA State due to registered numbers code 70 is visible in a non-EEA steering permission underlies this EEA steering permission, the provisions of paragraph 3 shall apply."

68. § 23 para 5 last sentence reads:

"Steering of motor bikes and four-wheeled light motor vehicle by persons not resident in the Federal territory (§ 5 par. 1 Z 1) is allowed only if the driver at least in possession of steering authority of the class most is and the 15 completed years of age."

69. Article 24, paragraph 1, second sentence, the phrase "A, B or F" is replaced by the phrase "A1, A2, A, B or F" and the third sentence is added:

"Especially worthy of consideration reasons can by the withdrawal of the class most are seen as to entitlement to steer by motor bikes." "This is possible even if the person concerned steering permission for the class at only in the way of § 2 para 3 Z 7 has."

70. in article 24, paragraph 2, third sentence is replaced by the phrase "CE(C1E), D(D1) and DE(D1E)" and the phrase 'or D' replaced with the phrase "CE(C1E), D(D1), or DE(D1E)" the phrase "and D".

71. in article 24, paragraph 3, third sentence is added the phrase "or addiction poison damage" after the word "Alcohol".

72. § 24 para 3 ninth sentence reads:

"A related abduction of class B entail a withdrawal anyway, the classes C(C1), CE(C1E), D(D1) and DE(D1E)."

73. in article 24, paragraph 3a is eliminated the phrase "second and fifth sentence" and append the following records:

"Before the restart handing over of driver's license or re-granting of steering maintenance after such a withdrawal, the person concerned but has to complete all already measures and investigations. Measures or investigations, which order would have been was apart of which in accordance with sentence 1 but are arranged by the authority, and also to complete."

74. in article 26, paragraph 5, the phrase "referred to in paragraph 1" is replaced by the phrase "in accordance with paragraph 1 or 2".

75th in section 27, paragraph 2, the number "16" by the number "15" is replaced.

76. paragraph 30 together with the heading:

"Consequences of the withdrawal process for owners of foreign steering permissions and licences

Section 30 (1) the owner of a foreign EEA or non-EEA steering permission, the not resident (§ 5 par. 1 Z 1) in Austria, is the right to make use of his driving privilege, to withdraw if there are grounds for the withdrawal of the driving privilege. The deprivation of the right to make use of the driving privilege is a driving ban under application of § 24 para 1 to pronounce 25, 26 and 29. For the withdrawing the authority is responsible, within their local sphere, the license owner is resident; She has to take the driver's license and to retain until the end of the fixed period or until the departure of the owner. If possible, the authority of the issuing authority of driver's license has to notify the fact of the disqualification of the mentioned law.

(2) an owner of a foreign non-EEA steering permission or residence of a foreign EEA driving licence (§ 1 para 4), one (§ 5 par. 1 Z 1) in Austria, has the authority to withdraw the Steering permission under application of sections 24 to 29. The confiscated driving license is to provide the issuing authority with a presentation of the facts. After expiry of the withdrawal period, the person concerned has a request on exhibition of Austrian driver's license in accordance with article 15, paragraph 3, or, if the withdrawal period is longer than 18 months, an Austrian driving permission is granted to make. The authority has to arrange the removal of the Steering authority of another EEA - or a non-EEA State, if a person resident in Austria has achieved such driving permission at any time, which in Austria already steering permission due to lack of transport reliability was deprived. In this case, the driving permission is up to that time to escape to the already-ordered withdrawal period ends. "A withdrawal of the driving privilege of another EEA State or a non-EEA State is to say, if a person has acquired a driving permission in this State at a time when the person residing (§ 5 ABS. 1 Z 1) had in Austria and not in the issuing State of driver's license."

77. in article 30a para 2 No. 12 the phrase "or a trailer drawn" is inserted after the word "directed".

78. § 31 and 32 and heading § are eliminated.

79 paragraph 34 together with the heading:

"Expert doctors

Section 34 (1) which has Governor to order expert doctors to assess the health suitability of any applicant for a driving permission. They shall be appointed for a period of not more than five years, must be particularly well suited to this review and are subject to the General provisions of section 128 KFG 1967 over expert. The restrictions mentioned in the authorisation decisions of expert doctors on certain local authority districts is considered to be not buried.

(2) to expert doctors only trusted people may be ordered, the EEA citizen and meet the special requirements laid down in regulation through.

(3) the Federal Minister for transport, innovation and technology has detailed rules to be set by regulation:



"1. the remuneration for advice in accordance with §§ 8 and 9 for doctors and technical experts as well as 2 the cost of a traffic-psychological evaluation in accordance with section 8 or section 28."

80. following article 34a and article 34, b shall be inserted:

"Driving examiners

§ 34a. (1) the Governor has to assess the professional qualifications of persons to direct vehicles to order examiner. They shall be appointed for a period of not more than five years, must be trustworthy and particularly suitable for this assessment EEA citizens, and are subject to the General provisions of section 128 KFG 1967 over experts. They must have also following knowledge and skills:



1. knowledge of road traffic regulations, 2nd vehicle technical and physical skills, 3. knowledge and skills, to observe the verification process, 4 skills a motor vehicle of the relevant class in compliance with the relevant provision of the road traffic and considering the safety and fluid transport, as well as in fuel-saving, environmentally friendly, and defensive driving from higher levels, as for the acquisition of a driving permission is required to monitor and evaluate, to para 2 subpara 2 without prejudice to article 34 , 5 ability to communicate clearly and kindly, and to ensure a non-discriminatory and respectful conduct of the examination.

Order Decree, it should be noted in particular for which classes of examiners can take the driving test. Such an order as examiners founded but no legal right to assistance.

(2) officials from the workforce of a local authority may moreover only then be ordered by the Governor to the examiner if the consent of the administrative authority to its attraction as an expert witness, also in terms of the scale and the times. The obligations of the staff member to its service authority are not affected by this agreement.

(3) the examiners are to divide by the Governor or by a body appointed by him on request of driving schools or authorities for driving tests. Driving examiners must remove practical driving tests only for those categories of vehicles for which they themselves have a valid driving license, where section 34 apply b paragraph 3 is.

(4) the Federal Minister for transport, innovation and technology has detailed rules to be set by regulation



1 the requirements for appointment as examiners concerning content, implementation and evidence of education and training, certificates and professional experience, 2. the detailed rules with regard to the basic training and the qualification examination as a driving examiner, 3. the particular duties of examiners 4. revocation of the order and the suspension of assistance, 5. remuneration for opinion in accordance with articles 10 and 11 for driving examiners, 6 remuneration for opinion on the completion of the qualification examination for examiners , 7. the scope and detailed content of annual monitoring of Auditor activity, as well as of the quality assurance system, 8 the remuneration of the individual measures in the framework of the quality assurance system, 9 further criteria of statistics by the Federal transport and 10 the conditions to be used as a driving examiner examiner or auditor.

Personal conditions of Examiners

34. (1) the driving examiner for the classes B and BE may only be ordered if



1.

Since continuously steering permission for classes B has at least three years and is no longer in the probationary period in accordance with section 4, 2. has steering permission for the class loading, 3. years of age has completed the 27, 4. has completed the appropriate training and successfully passed a qualification examination as a driving examiner, 5. possesses a valid Reifeprüfung certificate in Austria, an equivalent certificate of final examination from the EEA or a university entrance examination , 6 within the last three years before ordering any withdrawal of authorisation of steering due to a who offences referred to in § 7 para 3 and 7 a minimum two-year activity in the transport sector makes credible.

(2) to the examiners of further classes may only be ordered, who



1. either a) for at least three years as a driving examiner for the class B worked or b) an at least five-year experience of the appropriate class can demonstrate with vehicles, or c) about proof of a driving experience of higher level than is required for the acquisition of a driving permission of this class has 2 steering for the relevant class has permission; for the purchase of test authorization for class D1 and D, also steering authorization for class C is sufficient; for the purchase of test authorization for the class F is also a driving permission for the classes B and BE sufficiently, 3 completed the appropriate training of inspectors and a qualification examination as a driving examiner for the relevant class has successfully filed and 4 within the last three years before the order had no withdrawal of driving authorisation for one of the offences referred to in article 7, para. 3.

(3) a driving examiner can take driving tests for the classes A1, A2 and A, if he has acquired the testing permission on the class A. A driving examiner can take driving tests for the classes C(C1), D(D1), C1E, and DE(D1E), if he has acquired the testing authorization for class CE. Test permissions for the classes B or CE includes those for class F.

(4) the qualification examination to the Examiners is to place before a Commission. She has to consist of a theoretical and a practical part. The theory test is to remove the desired permission, taking into consideration and has to extend knowledge in traffic sense education and examination psychology especially in acquisition of authority to the examiners for the classes B and BE on the evidence. The practical examination may be removed only if the theoretical exam was successfully taken and is on vehicles registered to transport the requested permission to take off.

(5) the owner of a driving instructor - or lecturer permission may only be ordered to the examiner, if and as long as they make no use of their driving instructor or lecturer permission. The expert should during the order period as examiners become active again as a driving instructor or lecturer are active, has he the Governor immediately to see and may not be used in this case as the examiner.

(6) ordered examiners must complete a regular theoretical and practical training. Has a driving examiner is removed within a period of 24 months for a class, for which he is entitled to take driving tests, no driving test, as he has before he can in turn be divided, to prove a continuing education especially for this class.

(7) the education and training of driving examiners must be carried out only by the Federal Office for transport or by the Governor. Are each conducted training course, as well as any training in special records to document; These records are for five years after completion of training or held continuing education to keep and submit the Federal Office for transport on demand for inspection. The completed education and training is a proof to exhibit and to enter by the Governor or by the Federal Office for transport in the licence register.

(8) the Governor has to monitor the activity of driving examiners and, if necessary, to prevent deficits through appropriate control measures or to counteract. Each examiner is subject to at least an audit over a period of five years. This audit is carried out by the competent provincial Governor or by the Federal Office for transport. The Governor has to passed a report on the monitoring and the conducted audits of the previous year the Federal Office for transport not later than 28 February of each year."

81. in article 35, paragraph 1 the following sentence is added:

"The authority can raise complaints about law as laid down by the administrative court against decisions of the independent administrative Senate."

82. § 36 para 1 subpara 1 lit. b is eliminated.

83. § 36 para 1 No. 2 is:



"2. the appointment of expert physicians and driving examiners."

84. in article 37, paragraph 2a is the phrase "provision of section 14, paragraph 1 and 4" replaced by the phrase "provisions of § 14 para 1 and 4 and Article 17a, paragraph 1 last sentence".

85. in article 37, para. 3, no. 3 is replaced by the quote "section 20 para 4" the quote "section 21 paragraph 3".

86. in article 38, paragraph 1, Z 2a does not apply and is no. 2:



2. § 23 para 5 last sentence (draw a motor bike or four-wheeled light motor vehicle without residence in Austria without permission), 87. In article 38, paragraph 1, the phrase "and 3" eliminates No. 4 and no. 3 is:



' 3 of § 1 5 (driving a listed vehicle prior to completion of the stated minimum age),' 88. In article 40, paragraph 5, the third accounts for fifth set.

89. Article 41 eliminates para 3 and 6.

90. the following section 41a and heading shall be inserted:

"Transitional provisions and previously acquired rights in the framework of the implementation of Directive 2006/126/EC

section 41a. (1) a driving permission is considered for the precursor of A, which was granted before 19 January 2013 after January 19, 2013 steering permission for class A2.

(2) driving licences issued before the 19 January 2013 are, if not a description under other provisions of this Federal Act is required, no later than January 19, 2033 in driver's licenses, that Appendix 1 of the driver's license law implementing regulation BGBl. II, no. 320/1997 amended to rewrite. On the occasion of this transcription, the period laid down in Article 17a, paragraph 1, as well as the class is most to enter. Moped badges, which have been issued prior to January 19, 2013, remain valid and are up to 19 January 2033 in licences of class most rewrite.

(3) (steering) permissions that have been granted before 19 January 2013 and have permissions, which cease to exist after the legal situation from 19 January 2013, remain valid in the original form. If the licence is newly issued after January 19, 2013, the registration of the corresponding number codes is required for the purpose of maintaining the respective permission. Following permissions remain in place even after the 19 January 2013:



1. draw of all three-wheeled vehicles of class B before the age of 21 years, 2 steering light motorcycle with a driving permission on the class A2, 3. tow trailers with a maximum mass exceeding 3500 kg with the category BE.

In the case of a re-granting of the Steering permission before 19 January 2013 existing permissions, which ceased to exist after this date, are lost. As well, the re-granting of an extinct class A in accordance with article 18a, paragraph 3 is only possible if the applicant has reached the 24th age.

(4) in the case of the reissue of a driver's license, A (stage A) and/or D(de) containing (also) the Steering permission for the class, the class is with file A1(A2) or D1(D1E) with the date of the patent of the class A (stage A) and/or D(de).

(5) for a driving permission of class A, which was granted before January 19, 2013, on the basis of two-year ownership of the precursor which may be exercised only after the above date, A a practical driving test or training in accordance with article 18a, paragraph 2 is not required.

(6) a moped card is considered within Austria's driving licence and the licence owner as the owner of a driving permission for the class most in the respective scope of permission.

(7) a prohibition to the steering of motor bikes and four-wheeled light motor vehicle, that with 19 January 2013 is upright, considered withdrawal of the driving privilege until its expiry.

(8) the owner of a driving permission granted before 19 January 2013 of A precursor or A have according to the provisions applicable up to that time to complete the second phase of training.

(9) before driving examiners already ordered the 19 January 2013 are proof of basic training as well as the obligation to take a qualification examination for the driving examiner for that class or classes, for which they were ordered before the 19 January 2013 to the driving examiners already. But are subject to the provisions of the education of driving examiners and have therefore to no later than 19 January 2015 the first theoretical training and to demonstrate the first practical training by no later than 19 January 2018.


(10) procedure for the exhibition of moped passes that were pending before the 19 January 2013 are to complete legislation force until April 30, 2013 after the 19th of January 2013. In these cases not a moped card but a driving permission for the class is however to be issued, most to give. The data referred to in section 16a para 1 No. 7 on moped statements issued before the 19 January 2013 must be entered even after January 19, 2013 in the license register.

(11) persons who were authorized prior to January 19, 2013 for the steering of disability vehicles may exercise this permission even after January 19, 2013, under the previously applicable conditions. "There are the prerequisites of section 15, paragraph 2, is a driver's license for the class the person concerned most to exhibit."

91. in paragraph 43, 19 the following paragraph is added:

"(19) § 1 par. 1a and 3 to 6, § 2, § 3 par. 1a, § 4 ABS. 1, Section 4a, paragraph 1, 3, 4 and 7, § 4 b paragraph 1 to 4, sec. 4c para 1 and 2, article 5, paragraph 1, 2 and 6, article 6, paragraph 1 and 2, article 8, paragraph 1 and 5, article 10, paragraph 1 and 4, article 11 par. 2, 4 and 4a, § 12 para 2-4" , Article 13, paragraph 1, 2, 4 and 5, article 14, paragraph 1, article 15, para. 3, § 16 para 3, § 16a, section 16 b par. 1, 3, 3a, 4a, 4B and 5, § 17 para 2, §§ 17a-18a, § 19 para 1 and 8, sections 20 and 21, § 23 paragraph 3a and 5, § 24 para. 1 and 2, article 24, para. 3 ninth set, section 27, paragraph 2, § 30, §§ 31 and 32 ", §§ 34-34 b, § 36 para 1, § 37 para 2a and 3, article 38, paragraph 1, article 40, paragraph 5, article 41, para. 3 and section 41a each as amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 61/2011 apply with 19 January 2013."

Fischer

Faymann