Baroness Burt of Solihull

Liberal Democrat Peer

@LorelyBurt

Rail Fares

There have been votes in Parliament on the subject of regulating, and capping, rail fares.

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Baroness Burt of Solihull almost always voted against

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Major votes

  • On 9 Jan 2013: Baroness Burt of Solihull was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Rising Cost of Transport — Cap on Rail Fare Increases Show vote
  • On 5 Sep 2012: Baroness Burt of Solihull voted against capping annual rail fair increases at 1% above inflation and not to ban increases in excess of that limit. Show vote
  • On 16 May 2012: Baroness Burt of Solihull voted against reducing public transport fares, and against reducing VAT on fuel to help motorists and boost the economy. Show vote
  • On 11 Jan 2012: Baroness Burt of Solihull voted to allow individual rail fares to be increased by more than the amount of the Government's cap on average increases. Show vote

Minor votes

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