Section 194B in Motor Vehicles Act

Title: Use of safety belts and the seating of children

Description: 1[194B. Use of safety belts and the seating of children.-- (1) Whoever drives a motor vehicle without wearing a safety belt or carries passengers not wearing seat belts shall be punishable with a fine of one thousand rupees: Provided that the State Government, may by notification in the Official Gazette, exclude the application of this sub-section to transport vehicles to carry standing passengers or other specified classes of transport vehicles. (2) Whoever drives a motor vehicle or causes or allows a motor vehicle to be driven with a child who, not having attained the age of fourteen years, is not secured by a safety belt or a child restraint system shall be punishable with a fine of one thousand rupees.] 1. Ins. by s. 79, ibid. (w.e.f. 1-9-2019).

Title: Penalty for violation of safety measures for motor cycle drivers and pillion riders

Description: 1[194C. Penalty for violation of safety measures for motor cycle drivers and pillion riders.-- Whoever drives a motor cycle or causes or allows a motor cycle to be driven in contravention of the provisions of section 128 or the rules or regulations made thereunder shall be punishable with a fine of one thousand rupees and he shall be disqualified for holding licence for a period of three months.] 1. Ins. by s. 79, ibid. (w.e.f. 1-9-2019).

Title: Penalty for not wearing protective headgear

Description: 1[194D. Penalty for not wearing protective headgear.-- Whoever drives a motor cycle or causes or allows a motor cycle to be driven in contravention of the provisions of section 129 or the rules or regulations made thereunder shall be punishable with a fine of one thousand rupees and he shall be disqualified for holding licence for a period of three months.] 1. Ins. by s. 79, ibid. (w.e.f. 1-9-2019).

Title: Failure to allow free passage to emergency vehicles

Description: 1[194E. Failure to allow free passage to emergency vehicles.-- Whoever while driving a motor vehicle fails to draw to the side of the road, on the approach of a fire service vehicle or of an ambulance or other emergency vehicle as may be specified by the State Government, shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months, or with a fine of ten thousand rupees or with both.] 1. Ins. by s. 79, ibid. (w.e.f. 1-9-2019)

Title: Use of horns and silence zones

Description: 1[194F. Use of horns and silence zones.-- Whoever-- (a) while driving a motor vehicle-- (i) sounds the horn needlessly or continuously or more than necessary to ensure safety, or (ii) sounds the horn in an area with a traffic sign prohibiting the use of a horn, or (b) drives a motor vehicle which makes use of a cut-out by which exhaust gases are released other than through the silencer, shall be punishable with a fine of one thousand rupees and for a second or subsequent offence with a fine of two thousand rupees.]. 1. Ins. by s. 79, ibid. (w.e.f. 1-9-2019)

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