Local Transport Bill [Lords]

Part of the debate – in a Public Bill Committee at 4:15 pm on 22nd April 2008.

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Photo of Rosie Winterton Rosie Winterton Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (Yorkshire and the Humber), Minister of State (Department for Transport) 4:15 pm, 22nd April 2008

If those are general criteria that are decided on a cross-Government basis—I have not seen the detail of those proposals to know exactly who they are thinking about in those circumstances—then they should be taken into consideration. I am sure that we  would all like to see more detail of that proposal to assess whether this was an appropriate appointment to bring before the Committee.