Land Transport (Drug Driving) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This bill establishes a roadside oral fluid testing regime to test for recent drug use, and proposes that drivers who fail two consecutive oral fluid tests would incur an infringement penalty.

Current status

Royal Assent given 11 March 2022.
Enacted as the Land Transport (Drug Driving) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/5)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill



All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 317-3
Introduced 30 July 2020
First reading 4 August 2020
Select Committee Transport and Infrastructure Committee
Public submissions due 23 April 2021
Select Committee report back 17 June 2021
Second reading 11 August 2021
Committee of the whole House 16 February 2022
Third reading 8 March 2022
Royal Assent 11 March 2022
Enacted as Land Transport (Drug Driving) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/5)
Divided No

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