Dáil Éireann - Volume 663 - 14 October, 2008

Written Answers. - Road Safety.

Deputy Finian McGrath asked the Minister for Transport if he will support a matter (details supplied). [34537/08]

  Deputy Noel Ahern: The matter of inappropriate driving behaviour by certain young drivers is a complex issue and is being addressed in a multifaceted manner through educational, regulatory and enforcement measures. Under the Road Safety Authority Act 2006 (Conferral of Functions) Order 2006 (S.I. No 477 of 2006), vehicle standards and driver education are matters for the Road Safety Authority. Enforcement of road traffic law is a matter for the Garda Síochána.