(cf model provisions, s 79)(1) The regulations may specify a different lower limit, or a different method of calculating a lower limit, for a substantial risk breach or a severe risk breach of a mass, dimension or load restraint requirement to which a provision of Subdivision 2 applies.(2) The regulations must not specify a limit that is lower than that provided by the relevant provision of Subdivision 2.(3) The regulations may provide that a specified limit or method applies generally or in specified classes of cases.
(cf model provisions, s 80)(1) This section applies to a breach of a requirement of an Australian applicable road law:(a) to the effect that a load on a vehicle or combination must not project in a way that is dangerous to a person or property, even if all dimension, warning or other requirements are met, and(b) that is not, apart from this section, a mass, dimension or load restraint requirement.(2) For the purposes of this Act, a breach to which this section applies is taken to be:(a) a breach of a dimension requirement, and(b) a minor risk breach of that requirement, unless subsection (3) applies.(3) The breach is taken to be a substantial risk breach if the breach is committed:(a) at night, or(b) in hazardous weather conditions causing reduced visibility.
(cf model provisions, s 81)This Division has effect subject to any other provisions of the applicable road laws.