Decreto Regulamentar n.º 6/2019

Publicação: Diário da República n.º 203/2019, Série I de 2019-10-22
  • Emissor:Presidência do Conselho de Ministros
  • Entidade Proponente:Administração Interna
  • Tipo de Diploma:Decreto Regulamentar
  • Número:6/2019
  • Páginas:41 - 267
  • ELI:https://data.dre.pt/eli/decregul/6/2019/10/22/p/dre
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Summary in plain english (Without legal value)

What is it?

This regulatory decree amends the Traffic Signalling Regulation in line with the last amendment made to the Road Code.

What is going to change?

Signals are created to implement the zones of residence or coexistence, which are zones used by pedestrians and vehicles, with special traffic rules.

These zones are identified by a special traffic sign: residential or coexistence zone information sign.

This regulatory decree also distinguishes between traffic signs, signs from traffic regulators and drivers' signs.

Variable message signs may contain the hazard warning symbols on their signs and are for information purposes only.

What advantages does it bring?

This regulatory decree promotes road safety with a view to reducing accidents, within the scope of the National Strategic Plan for Road Safety - PENSE 2020.

When does it enter into force?

This regulatory decree enters into force 180 days following its publication.

This text is intended to present the content of the legal act in accessible, plain and understandable language for citizens. The summary of the legal act in plain language has no legal value and does not replace the consultation of the legal act in the Diário da República.