Big changes for Canberra's drink- and drug-driving laws

Updated May 16 2024 - 5:54am, first published 5:30am

Canberra drivers will be roadside tested for cocaine impairment from January 1 next year under a raft of new road safety laws passed in the ACT Assembly.

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