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The Highway Traffic Amendment and Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation Amendment Act

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S.M. 2009, c. 9

Bill 11, 3rd Session, 39th Legislature

The Highway Traffic Amendment and Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation Amendment Act

(Assented to June 11, 2009)

HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

PART 1

THE HIGHWAY TRAFFIC ACT

C.C.S.M. c. H60 amended

1           The Highway Traffic Act is amended by this Part.

2(1)        Subsection 242.3(2) is amended

(a) by adding the following after clause (h):

(h.1) subsection 255(2.1) (blood alcohol over .08 — causing bodily harm);

(h.2) subsection 255(2.2) (refuse to supply sample — causing bodily harm);

(b) by adding the following after clause (i):

(i.1) subsection 255(3.1) (blood alcohol over .08 — causing death);

(i.2) subsection 255(3.2) (refuse to supply sample — causing death).

2(2)        Subsection 242.3(3) is amended

(a) in clause (d), by striking out "253(a)" and substituting "253(1)(a)"; and

(b) in clause (e), by striking out "253(b)" and substituting "253(1)(b)".

3           Subsection 264(1) is amended

(a) in the definition "Category A offence",

(i) in subclause (a)(iii), by striking out "253(a)" and substituting "253(1)(a)", and

(ii) in subclause (a)(iv), by striking out "253(b)" and substituting "253(1)(b)"; and

(b) in the definition "Category B offence",

(i) by adding the following after subclause (a)(vii):

(vii.1) subsection 255(2.1) (blood alcohol over .08 — causing bodily harm),

(vii.2) subsection 255(2.2) (refuse to supply sample — causing bodily harm),

(ii) by adding the following after subclause (a)(viii):

(viii.1) subsection 255(3.1) (blood alcohol over .08 — causing death),

(viii.2) subsection 255(3.2) (refuse to supply sample — causing death),

(iii) in clause (a.1), by striking out "253(a) or (b)" and substituting "253(1)(a) or (b)",

(iv) in clause (a.2), by striking out "subclause (a)(vii) or (viii)" and substituting "any of subclauses (a)(vii) to (viii.2)".

4(1)        Subsection 279.1(1.1) is amended

(a) by striking out "253(a) or (b)" and substituting "253(1)(a) or (b)"; and

(b) by striking out "or subsection 254(5) or 255(2) or (3)" and substituting ", subsection 254(5) or any of subsections 255(2) to (3.2)".

4(2)        Subsection 279.1(1.2) is amended

(a) by replacing clause (a) with the following:

(a) a conviction for an offence referred to in any of the following provisions of the definition "Category B offence" in subsection 264(1):

(i) subclauses (a)(vii) to (viii.2),

(ii) clauses (a.1) to (a.3); or

(b) by replacing subclause (b)(i) with the following:

(i) an offence referred to in subclause (a)(iii), (iv) or (v) or clause (a.1) of the definition "Category A offence" in subsection 264(1),

(i.1) an offence referred to in any of the following provisions of the definition "Category B offence" in that subsection:

(A) subclauses (a)(vii) to (viii.2),

(B) clauses (a.1) to (a.3), or

PART 2

THE MANITOBA PUBLIC INSURANCE CORPORATION ACT

C.C.S.M. c. P215 amended

5           The Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation Act is amended by this Part.

6           Subsection 161(1) is amended

(a) by adding the following after clause (d.1):

(d.2) section 249.2 (criminal negligence causing death while street racing);

(d.3) section 249.3 (criminal negligence causing bodily harm while street racing);

(d.4) subsection 249.4(1) (dangerous operation while street racing), subsection 249.4(3) (dangerous operation causing bodily harm while street racing) or subsection 249.4(4) (dangerous operation causing death while street racing);

(b) by replacing clause (f) with the following:

(f) subsection 253(1) (operating a motor vehicle while impaired), subsection 255(1) (operating a motor vehicle while impaired), subsection 255(2) (impaired driving causing bodily harm), subsection 255(2.1) (blood alcohol over .08 — causing bodily harm), subsection 255(2.2) (refuse to supply sample — causing bodily harm), subsection 255(3) (impaired driving causing death), subsection 255(3.1) (blood alcohol over .08 — causing death) or subsection 255(3.2) (refuse to supply sample — causing death);

PART 3

COMING INTO FORCE

Coming into force

7           This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.