Publicly Owned Railways
There have been votes in Parliament on the public ownership of the railways, including on keeping the rail infrastructure public, and permitting train operating companies to be publicly-owned.
Mike Gapes generally voted for a publicly owned railway system
TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all
of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source
data on PublicWhip.org.uk.
On 12 Sep 2016:
Mike Gapes voted to allow public sector bodies to operate rail services in Wales.
On 23 Mar 2016:
Mike Gapes was absent for a vote on High Speed Rail (London — West Midlands) Bill — New Clause 20 — Allow Public Sector Operators to Run High Speed 2 Passenger Services
On 19 Jan 2016:
Mike Gapes was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Public Ownership of Railways — Bus Regulation
On 29 Oct 2014:
Mike Gapes voted to permit public sector railway operators.