Thursday, 1 March 2018
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment he has made of the equity of levels of transport spending by region.
What assessment he has made of the timescale required for the electrification of the Reading to Basingstoke line.
What steps his Department is taking to reduce transport emissions.
What assessment he has made of the potential merits of the early termination of the Virgin Trains East Coast franchise.
What assessment he has made of the need to mitigate the effects of congestion resulting from the construction of HS2 phase 2a.
What recent assessment he has made of trends in the number of bus journeys in England.
What steps his Department is taking to identify emergency parking sites for lorries when travel across the channel is disrupted.
Whether his Department can prevent a rail operating company from bidding to retain its franchise as a result of that company’s performance.
When he plans to meet representatives of the road safety sector to discuss road safety policy.
What steps his Department is taking to improve the condition of local roads.
What steps his Department is taking to support community transport operators.
What estimate his Department has made of the amount that will be invested in transport infrastructure in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire between 2010 and 2020.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
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Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Wendy Morton.)
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