Written Statements: 28th October

Written Statements: 28th October

Infrastructure Bill (Roads Reform Elements) The Minister of State, Department for Transport (Mr John Hayes): In June 2014, following the introduction of the Infrastructure Bill, which contains legislative proposals on transforming the Highways Agency into a Government-owned strategic highways company, the Government published a suite of documents that set out further details of the key elements that together will form a cohesive and robust governance framework for the new company. […]

Written Statements: 21st October

Written Statements: 21st October

British Transport Police Authority The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Claire Perry): My noble Friend, the Minister of State for Transport (Baroness Kramer), has made the following ministerial statement: I am today publishing the Part 2 report of the Triennial Review of the British Transport Police Authority (BTPA). The BTPA is the non-departmental public body (NDPB) responsible for ensuring an efficient and effective British Transport Police (BTP) force for […]

Ministerial Statements: 13th- 17th October

Ministerial Statements: 13th- 17th October

14th October Written Statement Rail Passengers’ Rights and Obligations Regulation The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Claire Perry): I am today announcing a consultation to consider the future of exemptions from the EC Regulation 1371/2007 on Rail Passengers’ Rights and Obligations Regulations. The regulation sets out a number of obligations which the rail sector must comply with in full by 2024, including on transferability of tickets, assistance for disabled […]

Ministerial Statements: 13th-17th October

Ministerial Statements: 13th-17th October

14th October   Written Statement Rail Passengers’ Rights and Obligations Regulation The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Claire Perry): I am today announcing a consultation to consider the future of exemptions from the EC Regulation 1371/2007 on Rail Passengers’ Rights and Obligations Regulations. The regulation sets out a number of obligations which the rail sector must comply with in full by 2024, including on transferability of tickets, assistance for […]

Ministerial Statement: Roads Reform

Ministerial Statement: Roads Reform

23rd June Roads Reform The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Mr Robert Goodwill): In our response to the consultation on transforming the Highways Agency into a Government-owned strategic highways company (April 2014), Government committed to publishing further details about the governance regime for the new company, to provide important context to the roads reform legislation in the Infrastructure Bill. Today I am publishing a suite of documents that set out […]