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Railways (Franchises) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Tim Farron

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

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 22.03.2019

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Latest news on the Railways (Franchises) Bill 2017-19

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on Friday 22 March 2019.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 10 October 2018.

If the text of the Bill is not yet available, please contact its sponsor, Tim Farron, for more information.

Summary of the Railways (Franchises) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to terminate a rail passenger services franchise agreement in certain circumstances; to repeal section 25 of the Railways Act 1993; to make provision for local franchising authorities in England; and for connected purposes.

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