1 Citation and commencement

This Order may be cited as the Rail Vehicle Accessibility (Gatwick Express Class 460 Vehicles) Exemption (Amendment) Order 2004 and shall come into force on 30th September 2004.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 30 September 2004: see above.

2 Amendment

2Amendment

(1)    The Rail Vehicle Accessibility (Gatwick Express Class 460 Vehicles) Exemption Order 2001 shall be amended as follows.

(2)    In article 5(7), for the words “at the end of 30th September 2004”, there shall be substituted “at the end of 30th April 2011”.

(3)    In article 5(8), for the words “at the end of 31st March 2005”, there shall be substituted “at the end of 30th April 2011”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 30 September 2004: see art 1.

Signature

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Transport

Kim Howells

Minister of State for Transport,

Department for Transport

18th August 2004

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order amends the Rail Vehicle Accessibility (Gatwick Express Class 460 Vehicles) Exemption Order 2001 (SI 2001/847), which authorises the use of specified rail vehicles even though they do not conform with the Rail Vehicle Accessibility Regulations 1998 (SI 1998/2456, amended by SI 2000/3215). This Order extends the exemptions from requirements in respect of the height of the letters on the internal public information system, and the number of wheelchair spaces, until the end of April 2011.