Thursday, 30 June 2016
The House observed a minute’s silence.
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment he has made of the effect of trends in the cost of public transport on the affordability of those services.
What recent discussions he has had on the future of emergency towing vessels in Scotland; and if he will make a statement.
What discussions he has had with Nottingham City Council on the use of income from the workplace parking levy for transport projects in Nottingham; and if he will make a statement.
What assessment he has made of the adequacy of the amount of railway rolling stock.
Whether he plans to review the effectiveness of the public service obligation for regional airports.
When he expects a decision to be made on post-concession arrangements for the Severn bridges.
What recent discussions he has had with the Home Secretary on border controls at air and maritime ports.
What plans he has to expand airport capacity.
What steps he has taken to increase the number of tourists travelling by rail.
What steps his Department is taking to implement the road investment strategy.
What steps he is taking to ensure that a decision is made as soon as possible on the new airport runway in south-east England.
What recent assessment he has made of the condition of local roads.
What assessment he has made of the viability of new railway stations funded through (a) the new stations fund and (b) alternative funding arrangements.
What assessment his Department has made of the effect of the recent performance of the Southern rail franchise on economic productivity in the south-east.
What recent assessment he has made of the performance of passenger rail franchises.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Will the Leader of the House give us the business for next week?
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Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Margot James.)
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