New Zealand Parliament Pāremata Aotearoa
Language

Land Transport Amendment Bill

This bill seeks to lower the adults legal alcohol limits from 400 micrograms (mcg) of alcohol per litre of breath to 250mcg, and from 80 milligrams (mg) of alcohol per 100 Millilitres (ml) of blood to 50mg.

Submissions are now being accepted

28 days left Closing date: 27 Oct 2016 View submissions
Make a
submission

Bill History

This bill seeks to lower the adults legal alcohol limits from 400 micrograms (mcg) of alcohol per litre of breath to 250mcg, and from 80 milligrams (mg) of alcohol per 100 Millilitres (ml) of blood to 50mg.
Member in charge: Hon Gerry Brownlee
Type of bill: Government
Parliament: 50
Bill no: 175-3
Introduction: 19/11/13
First reading: 3/12/13
Referred to: Transport and Industrial Relations Committee
Submissions due: 14/2/14
SC report(s): 19/06/14
Second reading: 3/7/14
Supplementary Order Paper(s): 479
Committee of the whole House: 22/7/14
Third reading: 30/7/14
Royal assent: 7/8/14
Act: Land Transport Amendment Act (No 2) 2014 (14/57)