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I. Legislation

These Acts and regulations govern certain aspects of the movement of passengers and goods, and the operation of vehicles.

  1. The Highway Traffic Act (HTA)and the following regulations govern the driver, the vehicle and equipment, weight and numbers of passengers that a bus driver can carry: Commercial Motor Vehicle Inspections Reg. 199/07; Commercial Motor Vehicle Operators’ Information Reg. 424/97; Covering of Loads R.R.O.1990. Reg.577; Critical Defects of Commercial Motor Vehicles O.Reg.512/97; Equipment R.R.O.1990.Reg.587; Hours of Service O.Reg.555/06; Safety Inspections R.R.O.1990.Reg.611; Security of Loads O.Reg.363/04; School Buses R.R.O.1990.Reg.612.
  2. The Public Vehicles Act and regulations control the for-hire movement of people on the highways by bus.