Print View

[Section Index]

The Highways Act, 1925

( ACT NO. III OF 1925 )

Power to make rules
4.(1) The Government may, after previous publication, make rules-
(i) for the regulation and safety of traffic on Government roads;
1[(ia) for the regulation of construction works within ten meters of such Government roads called National Highways and Regional Highways;]
(ii) for the prevention of obstruction and encroachments and of nuisances on or near such roads;
(iii) for the preservation of such road; and
(iv) for the temporary closing of such roads for repairs or other works, or for the purposes specifically set forth in section 3.
(2) and (3) [Omitted by section 6 of the Bengal Highways (Extension to Sylhet) Ordinance, 1959 (Ordinance No. LXII of 1959).]

  • 1
    Clause (ia) was inserted by section 2 of the Highways (Amendment) Act, 1994 (Act No. VI of 1994)
Copyright © 2019, Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division
Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs