Advanced Search

Change The Road Traffic Act 1960 (24 Regulations Amendment)

Original Language Title: Änderung der Straßenverkehrsordnung 1960 (24. StVO-Novelle)

Subscribe to a Global-Regulation Premium Membership Today!

Key Benefits:

Subscribe Now for only USD$40 per month.

59. Bundesgesetz, which amalgated the road traffic regulations in 1960 (24. StVO-Novelle)

The National Council has decided:

The Road Traffic Regulations 1960 (StVO 1960), BGBl. No 159, as last amended by BGBl. I No 34/2011, shall be amended as follows:

(1) The following paragraph 6 is added to § 46:

" (6) Stock of traffic on a directional lane in a section with at least two lanes, vehicles must be used for the passage of vehicles in the middle between the lanes, in sections with more than two lanes. between the extreme left and the adjacent lane, forming a free lane; this lane may be used, except for use vehicles, only by vehicles of the road service and the vehicles of the breakdown service. "

§ 47 together with the title is:

" Motorways

§ 47. Highways are the main roads; for them, the provisions relating to the traffic on motorways contained in § 46 (1), (3), (4) and (6) apply. "

3. In Section 99 (2c), the point at the end of Z 8 shall be replaced by a dash and the following Z 9 and 10 shall be added:

" 9.

in spite of the fact that the conditions are not fulfilled, it does not constitute a lifeboat, if it involves a hindrance to emergency vehicles, vehicles of the road service or to vehicles of the breakdown service,


in the event of a ban on the use of vehicles, vehicles of the road service or the vehicles of the breakdown service. "

(4) The following paragraph 10 is added to § 103:

" (10) § 46 para. 6, § 47 and § 99 sec. 2c Z 8 to 10 in the version of the Federal Law BGBl. I n ° 59/2011, with 1. Jänner 2012 in force. "