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Railways Bill 2015-16

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Caroline Lucas

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 35 2015-16, as introduced | PDF version, 78KB 17.12.2015

Latest news on the Railways Bill 2015-16

The 2015-16 session of Parliament has ended and this Bill will make no further progress.

This Bill was presented to Parliament on 29 June 2015. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

 

Summary of the Railways Bill 2015-16

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to assume control of passenger rail franchises when they come up for renewal; and for connected purposes.

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