Decreto Regulamentar n.º 2/2011
- Emissor:Ministério da Administração Interna
- Tipo de Diploma:Decreto Regulamentar
- Páginas:1280 - 1283
Summary in plain english (Without legal value)
What is it?
This decree-law creates five new traffic signs.
What will change?
Signs related to electronic toll collection
In some highways, toll collection will be made electronically, with no need to go through a toll gate.
To let drivers know they are entering or leaving an automatic toll collection area, the following signs will be used:
Signs related to automatic speed monitoring
The National Road Safety Strategy predicts the setup of automatic speed control devices on some roads. The goal is to encourage drivers to respect speed limits and decrease the number of accidents.
To let drivers know they are driving in an automatic speed monitoring zone, the following sign will be used:
What are its benefits?
These traffic signs will inform drivers that innovative ways of toll collection and speed control are being used.
When does it come into effect?
This decree-law comes into effect the day after being published.