Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 10th December 2015

Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 10th December 2015

Oral Transport Questions took place on 10th December in Westminster, those questions relating to Transport Safety are available below. The Oral Transport Questions are available here, in full, on the Parliamentary Hansard. The Secretary of State was Asked- HGV Drivers Stuart C. McDonald (Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East) (SNP): What plans his Department has to increase the number of HGV drivers. The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Andrew Jones): […]

Parliamentary Questions: November 2015

Parliamentary Questions: November 2015

2nd November Driving: Young People Lilian Greenwood (Nottingham South): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, with reference to his Department’s press release, Government to overhaul young driver rules in bid to improve safety and cut insurance costs, issued 25 March 2013, when he plans to publish the Green Paper on young drivers referred to in that press release. Andrew Jones: Every death is a tragedy and is one […]

Justice Questions: 5th November

Justice Questions: 5th November

During Oral Questions to the Minister for Justice, Michael Gove, Susan Elan Jones placed a question on driving offences, available on the Parliamentary Hansard.   Susan Elan Jones: Many of us were very pleased when, 546 days ago, the Government announced a full review of driving offences and penalties, but we were rather less pleased that it was 546 days ago, and we still have not seen the results of […]

Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 29th October 2015

Oral Answers to Transport Questions: 29th October 2015

The Secretary of State was asked questions on: Vehicle Emissions Regulation Holly Lynch (Halifax) (Lab):What the implications are for his Department’s policies on vehicle emissions regulation and low-emission vehicles of Volkswagen Group’s use of defeat devices. The Secretary of State for Transport (Mr Patrick McLoughlin): The current differences between laboratory testing and real-world emissions are unacceptable. The UK has been actively pressing Europe to address this problem, and the agreement […]

October 2015: Written Questions

October 2015: Written Questions

14th October Cycling: Schools Nigel Huddleston (Mid Worcestershire): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what his policy in on continued funding for Bikeability in schools after March 2016. Mr Robert Goodwill: We will take a decision on future funding for the Bikeability programme beyond March 2016 following the outcome of the Spending Review.     15th October Road Traffic Offences Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb: To ask Her Majesty’s […]