Schedule 1

Concessionary Bus Travel Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 4:15 pm on 5th June 2007.

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The London free travel scheme

Amendment proposed: No. 19, in schedule 1, page 13, line 18, at end add—

‘(7) After paragraph 5(7) insert—

“(8) Where a London authority considers the amount notified by Transport for London under paragraph 5(1) to be excessive—

(a) the authority may within 7 days of being notified by Transport for London apply to the Secretary of State to review the proposed charge; and

(b) if the Secretary of State agrees that the proposed charge is excessive, then he shall notify both Transport for London and the authority of an alternative lower amount.”.’.—[Stephen Hammond.]

Question put, That the amendment be made:—

The Committee divided: Ayes 5, Noes 10.

Division number 2 Nimrod Review — Statement — Schedule 1

Aye: 5 MPs

No: 10 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Nos: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly negatived.

Schedule 1 agreed to.

Clauses 6 to 8 ordered to stand part of the Bill.