Minister: Minister for Transport and Main Roads
Agency: Department of Transport and Main Roads


Tow Truck Act 1973 No. 39

Table of Reprints

List of Legislation

Tow Truck Act 1973 No. 39 (prev Tow-truck Act 1973)

date of assent 26 April 1973

commenced 1 October 1973 (proc pubd gaz 1 September 1973 p 1)

Amending legislation

Motor Vehicles Safety Act and Other Acts Amendment Act 1985 No. 30 pts 1, 7

date of assent 17 April 1985

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 March 1986 (proc pubd gaz 18 January 1986 p 126)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1989 No. 103 s 3 sch

date of assent 25 October 1989

commenced on date of assent

Public Service (Administrative Arrangements) Act 1990 No. 73 s 3 sch 5

date of assent 10 October 1990

commenced 24 November 1990 (proc pubd gaz 24 November 1990 p 1450)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1991 No. 97 ss 1–3 sch 1

date of assent 17 December 1991

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 2) 1994 No. 87 ss 1–3 sch 2

date of assent 01 December 1994

commenced on date of assent (see s 2)

Statute Law Revision Act 1995 No. 57 ss 1–2, 4 sch 1 (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 28 November 1995

commenced on date of assent

Amending legislation

Statute Law Revision Act (No. 2) 1995 No. 58 ss 1–2(1) sch 1 (amends 1995 No. 57 above)

date of assent 28 November 1995

commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (1))

Transport Legislation Amendment Act 1997 No. 66 pts 1–2

date of assent 01 December 1997

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 12 December 1997 (1997 SL No. 439)

Road Transport Reform Act 1999 No. 42 ss 1–2(1), 54(3) sch pt 3

date of assent 02 September 1999

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 1999 (see s 2 (1))

Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000 No. 5 ss 1–2, 461 (prev 373) sch 3

date of assent 23 March 2000

ss 1–2, 461 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2000 (see s 2 (1), (3) and 2000 SL No. 174)

Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000 No. 5 s 810 sch 4 (prev s 459A sch 3A) (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 23 March 2000

ss 1–2, 373–377, sch 2 commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (2))

s 211 commenced 24 March 2001 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2))

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2000 (see s 2 (1), (3) and 2000 SL No. 174)

Amending legislation

Police Powers and Responsibilities and Other Acts Amendment Act 2006 No. 26 ss 1–2, 84, 86 (amends 2000 No. 5 above)

date of assent 01 June 2006

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 21 July 2006 (2006 SL No. 185)

Transport Legislation Amendment Act 2001 No. 79 ss 1–2(3), pt 4

date of assent 29 November 2001

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 21 December 2001 (2001 SL No. 279)

Police Powers and Responsibilities and Another Act Amendment Act 2002 No. 33 pts 1, 3

date of assent 16 August 2002

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 4 November 2002 (2002 SL No. 284)

Transport Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2002 No. 71 s 1, pt 3

date of assent 13 December 2002

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2003 No. 19 ss 1, 3 sch

date of assent 09 May 2003

commenced on date of assent

Transport and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2004 No. 40 pts 1–1A

date of assent 27 October 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 20 December 2004 (2004 SL No. 299)

Police Powers and Responsibilities (Motorbike Noise) Amendment Act 2005 No. 64 pts 1, 3

date of assent 28 November 2005

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2006 (2006 SL No. 107)

Police Powers and Responsibilities and Other Acts Amendment Act 2006 No. 26 ss 1–2(1), 119 sch 2

date of assent 01 June 2006

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 21 July 2006 (2006 SL No. 185)

Police Powers and Responsibilities and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No. 57 ss 1–2(1), pt 5

date of assent 07 December 2006

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2007 (see s 2 (1))

Transport Legislation and Another Act Amendment Act 2007 No. 6 pts 1, 4

date of assent 28 February 2007

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 June 2007 (2007 SL No. 93)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2007 No. 36

date of assent 29 August 2007

commenced on date of assent

Transport Legislation Amendment Act 2008 No. 31 ss 1, 72 sch

date of assent 21 May 2008

commenced on date of assent

Transport and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2008 No. 67 ss 1, 2(3)(e), pt 11 div 1

date of assent 01 December 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 30 November 2009 (2009 SL No. 249)

Transport (New Queensland Driver Licensing) Amendment Act 2008 No. 71 pts 1, 3 (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 11 December 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 24 July 2010 (2010 SL No. 181)

Amending legislation

Transport and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2010 No. 13 ss 1, 2(2)(b), 58, 60–65 (amends 2008 No. 71 above)

date of assent 01 April 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (2) (b))

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (Jurisdiction Provisions) Amendment Act 2009 No. 24 ss 1–2, ch 13 pt 3

date of assent 26 June 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 2009 (2009 SL No. 252)

Transport and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2011 No. 12 s 1, pt 8

date of assent 14 April 2011

commenced on date of assent

Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 No. 5 ss 1–2, 230 sch 1 pt 2

date of assent 17 February 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 17 September 2012 (see s 2)

Transport and Other Legislation (Heavy Vehicle National Law) Amendment Act 2013 No. 26 ss 1–2, 105 sch 1

date of assent 03 June 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 10 February 2014 on the commencement of the provision of the Heavy Vehicle National Law Act 2012 commenced on that day (2014 SL No. 6)

Criminal Law (Criminal Organisations Disruption) Amendment Act 2013 No. 45 s 1, pt 7

date of assent 17 October 2013

commenced on date of assent

Directors’ Liability Reform Amendment Act 2013 No. 51 ss 1–2(1), pt 69

date of assent 29 October 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 November 2013 (see s 2 (1))

Criminal Law (Criminal Organisations Disruption) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 64 ss 1, 2(1), pt 20

date of assent 27 November 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2014 immediately after the commencement of the Liquor (Red Tape Reduction) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013, s 37 (2014 SL No. 90)

Holidays and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2015 No. 14 pts 1, 6

date of assent 22 October 2015

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 January 2016 (2015 SL No. 161)

Domestic and Family Violence Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 51

date of assent 20 October 2016

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

s 73 sch 1 commenced 25 November 2017 (2017 SL No. 184)

Serious and Organised Crime Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 62 s 1, pt 31

date of assent 09 December 2016

pts 1–6, 7 divs 1–2, pts 8–16, 19–20, 21 divs 1–2, pts 23–27, ss 395396(1)–(3), pts 29, 30 divs 1–2, pts 31–37, sch 1 pt 1, sch 2 comm on date of assent

Tow Truck and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2018 No. 3

date of assent 16 March 2018

pts 2, 6 divs 2–3 comm 16 April 2018 (2018 SL No. 30)

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