Elizabeth Truss

Former Conservative MP for South West Norfolk

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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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Elizabeth Truss has never voted in a major vote about a publicly owned railway system

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Major votes

  • On 23 Mar 2016: Elizabeth Truss 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 29 Oct 2014: Elizabeth Truss was absent for a vote on Railways (Public Sector Operators) Show vote

Minor votes

  • On 12 Sep 2016: Elizabeth Truss was absent for a vote on Wales Bill — New Clause 3 — Rail: Franchising of Passenger Services — Public Sector Rail Operators in Wales Show vote
  • On 19 Jan 2016: Elizabeth Truss voted against regulation of local bus networks and against public ownership of the railways. Show vote

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