Roads (Amendment) Act, 1998

Amendment of section 43 of Principal Act.

3.—Section 43 of the Principal Act is hereby amended by the insertion after subsection (2) of the following subsection:

“(2A) Notwithstanding subsection (2) and section 46(4), direct access from any adjoining land to a motorway or from the motorway to such land may be granted by the Authority to Córas Iompair Éireann in respect of a light railway—

(a) authorised by a light railway order under section 9 of the Transport (Dublin Light Rail) Act, 1996 , or

(b) the subject of an application for a light railway order under section 3 of that Act,

and, accordingly, any such access shall not be a contravention of subsection (2) or section 46(4).”.