This short paper summarises the key transport issues on which the UK and the EU will seek to reach agreement over the course of 2020, as set out in their February 2020 negotiating positions. …Read more
This Library Paper has been prepared for Report Stage of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [HL] 2019-21.
No date is yet available for second reading…Read more
This briefing sets out the background to Spring Budget 2020 which will take place on 11 March 2020. The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) will publish revised forecasts for the economy and public finances on the same day.
HS2 is planned to be delivered in three phases which will require at least three separate ‘hybrid’ Bills.…Read more
This paper covers some of the most frequently asked questions on cycling, walking and micro-mobility policy of interest to MPs and their staff.…Read more
A Westminster Hall debate on the ‘Civil Aviation Authority and aviation safety’ has been scheduled for Thursday 6 February 2020 at 3pm. The debate has been initiated by Alistair Carmichael MP. …Read more
The Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [HL] 2019-20 was announced in the Queen’s Speech on 19 December 2019. It was introduced in the House of Lords on 9 January 2020 and Lords Second Reading took place on 27 January 2020..
The move comes at a time when the rail franchising system is under considerable strain.…Read more
The ongoing Williams Review is likely to recommend improving accessibility and regional accountability for rail services…Read more
Keith Williams will appear before the Transport Select Committee on Monday 28 October. …Read more
The UK and EU agreed a revised Political Declaration on the framework for the future UK-EU relationship on 17 October. This Briefing provides an outline of the contents of the Declaration and the key changes in the revised text …Read more