Aggravated Vehicle-Taking Act 1992
The Aggravated Vehicle-Taking Act 1992 is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It amends the Theft Act 1968 by creating the specific offence of aggravated vehicle-taking, which combines the taking of a vehicle without the owner's consent with driving it dangerously, causing injury, or causing damage to the vehicle or other property. It carries a mandatory disqualification from driving.
|Long title||An Act to make provision with respect to persons who commit offences under section 12(1) of the Theft Act 1968 in relation to a mechanically propelled vehicle where additional circumstances are present relating to the driving of or damage to the vehicle.|
|Citation||1992 c. 11|
|Introduced by||Kenneth Baker|
|Territorial extent||England and Wales|
|Royal assent||6 March 1992|
|Commencement||1 April 1992|
|Relates to||Theft Act 1968, Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988|
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|Revised text of statute as amended|
- The citation of this Act by this short title is authorised by section 4(1) of this Act.
- The Aggravated Vehicle-Taking Act 1992 (Commencement) Order 1992
- "Second Reading: Aggravated Vehicle-Taking Bill". Hansard. 9 December 1991. Retrieved 30 September 2014.
- "Appendix 5: List of Bills subject to a fast-track passage since 1974". Parliament of the United Kingdom. Retrieved 30 September 2014.