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Tumakuru Dt., Karnataka.

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Indian Motor Vehicle Act (IMVA)

An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to motor vehicles. BE it enacted by Parliament in the Thirty-ninth Year of the Republic of India as follows:

  • This Act may be called the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988
  • It extends to the whole of India.
  • It shall come into force on such date1* as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint and different dates may be appointed for different State and any reference in this Act to the commencement of this Act shall, in relation to a State, be construed as a reference to the coming into force of this Act in that State.

In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires –

1. "area", in relation to any provision of this Act, means such area as the State Government may, having regard to the requirements of that provision, specify by notification in the Official Gazette
2. "articulated vehicle" means a motor vehicle to which a semi-trailer is attached;
3. "axle weight" means in relation to an axle of a vehicle the total weight transmitted by the several wheels attached to that axle to the surface on which the vehicle rests
4. "certificate of registration" means the certificate issued by a competent authority to the effect that a motor vehicle has been duly registered in accordance with the provisions of Chapter IV
5. "conductor", in relation to a stage carriage, means a person engaged in collecting fares from passengers, regulating their entrance into, or exit from, the stage carriage and performing such other functions as may be prescribed
6. "conductor's license" means the license issued by a competent authority under authorizing the person specified therein to act as a conductor 1. 1-7-1989, vide Notification No. S.O. 368(E), dated 22-5-1989, Gazette of India, Extra ordinary, 1989, Pt. II Sec. 3(ii).
7.

"contract carriage" means a motor vehicle which carries a passenger or passenger or passengers for hire or reward and is engaged under a contract, whether expressed or implied, for the use of such vehicle as a whole for the carriage of passengers mentioned therein and entered into by a person with a holder of a permit in relation to such vehicle or any person authorised by him in this behalf on a fixed or an agreed rate or sum – on a time basis, whether or not with reference to any route or distance or from one point to another, and in either case, without stopping to pick up or set down passengers not included in the contract anywhere during the journey, and includes –

(a) maxicab and

(b) motor cab notwithstanding that separate fares are charged for its passengers;

8.

"dealer" includes a person who is engaged –

(a) in the manufacture of motor vehicles or

(b) in building bodies for attachment to chassis or

(c) in the repair of motor vehicles or

(d) in the business of hypothecation, leasing or hire-purchase of motor vehicle;

9. "driver" includes, in relation to a motor vehicle which is drawn by another motor vehicle, the person who acts as a steersman of the drawn vehicle
10. "driving license" means the license issued by a competent authority authorising the person specified therein to drive, otherwise than as a learner, a motor vehicle or a motor vehicle of any specified class or description
11. "educational institution bus" means an omnibus, which is owned by a college, school or other educational institution and used solely for the purpose of transporting students or staff of the educational institution in connection with any of its activities
12. "fares" includes sums payable for a season ticket or in respect of the hire of a contract carriage;
13. "goods" includes live-stock, and anything (other than equipment ordinarily used with the vehicle) carried by a vehicle except living persons, but does not include luggage or personal effects carried in a motor car or in a trailer attached to a motor car or the personal luggage of passengers travelling in the vehicle;
14. "goods carriage" means any motor vehicle constructed or adapted for use solely for the carriage of goods, or any motor vehicle not so constructed or adapted when used for the carriage of goods Omitted by Act 54 of 1994, s. 2 9w.e.f. 14-11-1994).
15. "gross vehicle weight" means in respect of any vehicle the total weight of the vehicle and load certified and registered by the registering authority as permissible for that vehicle
16. "heavy goods vehicle" means any goods carriage the gross vehicle weight of which, or a tractor or a road-roller the unladen weight of either of which, exceeds 12,000 kilograms
17. "heavy passenger motor vehicle" means any public service vehicle or private service vehicle or educational institution bus or omnibus the gross vehicle weight of any of which, or a motor car the unladen weight of which, exceeds 12,000 kilograms
18. "invalid carriage" means a motor vehicle specially designed and constructed, and not merely, adapted, for the use of a person suffering from some physical defect or disability, and used solely by or for such a person
19. "learner's license" means the license issued by a competent authority under Chapter II authorising the person specified therein to drive as a learner, a motor vehicle or a motor vehicle of any specified class or description
20. "licensing authority" means an authority empowered to issue licenses under Chapter II or, as the case may be, Chapter III
21. "light motor vehicle" means a transport vehicle or omnibus the gross vehicle weight of either of which or a motor car or tractor or road-roller the unladen weight of any of which, does not exceed 7,500 kilograms
22. "maxi cab" means any motor vehicle constructed or adapted to carry more than six passengers, but not more than twelve passengers, excluding the driver, for hire or reward;
23. "medium goods vehicle" means any goods carriage other than a light motor vehicle or a heavy goods vehicle
24. "medium passenger motor vehicle" means any public service vehicle or private service vehicle, or educational institution bus other than a motor cycle, invalid carriage, light motor vehicle or heavy passenger motor vehicle
25. "motor cab" means any motor vehicle constructed or adapted to carry not more than six passengers excluding the driver for hire or reward
26. "motor car" means any motor vehicle other than a transport vehicle, omnibus, road-roller, tractor, motor cycle or invalid carriage
27. "motor cycle" means a two-wheeled motor vehicle, inclusive of any detachable side-car having an extra wheel, attached to the motor vehicle
28. "motor vehicle" or "vehicle" means any mechanically propelled vehicle adapted for use upon roads whether the power of propulsion is transmitted thereto from an external or internal source and includes a chassis to which a body has not been attached and a trailer but does not include a vehicle running upon fixed rails or a vehicle of a special type adapted for use only in a factory or in any other enclosed premises or a vehicle having less than four wheels fitted with engine capacity of not exceeding thirty-five cubic centimetres
29. "omni bus" means any motor vehicle constructed or adapted to carry more than six persons excluding the driver
30. "owner" means a person in whose name a motor vehicle stands registered, and where such person is a minor, the guardian of such minor, and in relation to a motor vehicle which is the subject of a hire-purchase, agreement, or an agreement of lease or an agreement of hypothecation, the person in possession of the vehicle under that agreement
31. "permit" means a permit issued by a State or Regional Transport Authority or an authority prescribed in this behalf under this Act authorising the use of a motor vehicle as a transport vehicle
32. "prescribed" means prescribed by rules made under this Act
33. "private service vehicle" means a motor vehicle constructed or adapted to carry more than six persons excluding the driver and ordinarily used by or on behalf of the owner of such vehicle for the purpose of carrying persons for, or in connection with, his trade or business otherwise than for hire or reward but does not include a motor vehicle used for public purposes
34. "public place" means a road, street, way or other place, whether a thoroughfare or not, to which the public have a right of access, and includes any place or stand at which passengers are picked up or set down by a stage carriage
35. "public service vehicle" means any motor vehicle used or adapted to be used for the carriage of passengers for hire or reward, includes a maxi cab, a motor cab, contract carriage, and stage carriage
36. "registered axle weight" means in respect of the axle of any vehicle, the axle weight certified and registered by the registering authority as permissible for that axle
37. "registering authority" means an authority empowered to register motor vehicles under Chapter IV
38. "route" means a line of travel which specifies the highway which may be traversed by a motor vehicle between one terminus and another
39. "semi-trailer" means a trailer drawn by a motor vehicle and so constructed that a part of it is super-imposed on, and a part of its weight is borne by, the drawing vehicle
40. "stage carriage" means a motor vehicle constructed or adapted to carry more than six passengers excluding the driver for hire or reward at separate fares paid by or for individual passengers, for the whole journey or for stages of the journey
41. "State Government" in relation to a Union territory means the Administrator thereof appointed under article 239 of the Constitution
42.

"State transport undertaking" means any undertaking providing road transport service, where such undertaking is carried on by –

(i) the Central Government or a State Government

(ii) any Road Transport Corporation established under section 3 of the Road Transport Corporations Act, 1950 (64 of 1950.)

(iii) any municipality or any corporation or company owned or controlled by the Central Government or one or more State Governments, or by the Central Government and one or more State Governments. Explanation.-

For the purposes of this clause, "road transport service" means a service of motor vehicles carrying passengers or goods or both by road for hire or reward;

43. "tourist vehicle" means a contract carriage constructed or adapted and equipped and maintained in accordance with such specifications as may be prescribed in this behalf
44. "tractor" means a motor vehicle which is not itself constructed to carry any load (other than equipment used for the purpose of propulsion) but excludes a road-roller
45. "traffic signs" includes all signals, warning sign posts, direction posts, markings on the road or other devices for the information, guidance or direction of drivers of motor vehicles
46. "trailer" means any vehicle, other than a semi-trailer and a side-car, drawn or intended to be drawn by a motor vehicle
47. "transport vehicle" means a public service vehicle, a goods carriage, an educational institution bus or a private service vehicle
48. "unladen weight" means the weight of a vehicle or trailer including all equipment ordinarily used with the vehicle or trailer when working, but excluding the weight of a driver or attendant and where alternative parts or bodies are used the unladen weight of the vehicle means the weight of the vehicle with the heaviest such alternative part or body
49. "weight" means the total weight transmitted for the time being by the wheels of a vehicle to the surface on which the vehicle rests

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