Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Questions (492)

Jerry Buttimer

Question:

492. Deputy Jerry Buttimer asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport when the Vehicle Clamping Act 2015 will be commenced; the progress being made in this regard; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2738/16]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

Under the Vehicle Clamping Act 2015, the NTA will be the independent regulator of clamping activities wherever they are operated. The Department has recently finalised with the NTA the appropriate time to commence this legislation with a view to ensuring that the new arrangements operate effectively. It has now been agreed that the legislation will be commenced by September.