Transport Act, 1958


General Powers and Duties of Board.

General duties of the Board.

7.—(1) It shall be the general duty of the Board to provide reasonable, efficient and economical transport services with due regard to safety of operation, the encouragement of national economic development and the maintenance of reasonable conditions of employment for its employees.

(2) It shall be the duty of the Board to conduct its undertaking so that, as soon as may be, and in any case not later than the 31st day of March, 1964, its operating expenditure, including all charges properly chargeable to revenue, shall not be greater than the revenue of the Board.

(3) Nothing in this section shall be construed as imposing on the Board, either directly or indirectly, any form of duty or liability enforceable by proceedings before any court to which it would not otherwise be subject.