Ian Paisley Jnr

Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government)

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North Antrim DUP

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.

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Ian Paisley Jnr 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.

All votes about a publicly owned railway system:

  • On 29 Oct 2014: Ian Paisley Jnr voted to permit public sector railway operators. Show vote
  • On 19 Jan 2016: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Public Ownership of Railways — Bus Regulation Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2016: Ian Paisley Jnr 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 Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2016: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Wales Bill — New Clause 3 — Rail: Franchising of Passenger Services — Public Sector Rail Operators in Wales Show vote

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For an explanation of the vote descriptions please see the FAQ entries on vote descriptions and how the voting record is decided