The Motor Vehicles Act, 1988
28. Power of State Government to make rules.
- A State Government may make rules for the purpose of carrying into effect the provisions of this Chapter other than the matters specified in section 27.
- Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for--
- the appointment, jurisdiction, control and functions of icensing authorities and other prescribed authorities;
- the conduct and hearing of appeals that may be preferred under this Chapter, the fees to be paid in respect of such appeals and the refund of such fees:
Provided that no fee so fixed shall exceed twenty-five rupees;
- the issue of duplicate licences to replace licences ost, destroyed or mutilated, the replacement of photographs which have become obsolete and the fees to be charged therefor;
- the badges and uniform to be worn by drivers of transport vehicles and the fees to be paid in respect of badges;
- the fee payable for the issue of a medical certificate under sub-section (3) of
- the exemption of prescribed persons, or prescribed classes of persons, from payment of all or any portion of the fees payable under this Chapter;
- the communication of particulars of licences granted by one licensing authority to other licensing authorities;
- the duties, functions and conduct of such persons to whom licences to drive transport vehicles are issued;
- the exemption of drivers of road-rollers from all or any of the provisions of this Chapter or of the rules made thereunder;
- the manner in which the State Register of Driving Licences shall be maintained under
- any other matter which is to be, or may be, prescribed.