Dáil Éireann - Volume 582 - 25 March, 2004

Written Answers. - Road Traffic Offences.

  133. Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the plans he has to exempt the emergency services, including all ambulance services, from the fixed-penalty notice directives when in the course of their important work; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9412/04]

  Mr. McDowell: Legislation regarding speeding is contained within the Road Traffic Acts 1961 to 2003 and regulations made thereunder. This legislation is a matter for my colleague, Deputy Brennan, the Minister for Transport.