117. Despite the provisions of paragraphs 2 and 4 of section 10 of the Act, until 9 January 2021, a person may be authorized as a driver without having completed the training provided for by regulation of the Minister and passed the examination on the subject matters covered by the training. The driver to whom such an authorization has been granted must, not later than 10 January 2021, send to the body that granted the authorization the documents provided for in paragraph 1 of section 13 of the Act, failing which the authorization is cancelled by operation of law as of that date.
The first paragraph also applies to the registration of a person as a driver with the transportation system operator referred to in section 299 of the Act. In that case, the documents provided for in paragraph 1 of section 13 of the Act must be sent to the operator not later than 10 January 2021, failing which the driver’s registration with the operator is cancelled by operation of law as of that date.