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Bus Services (Quality Contracts Schemes) Bill

Bus Services (Quality Contracts Schemes) Bill






amend the requirements for making quality contract schemes under the

Transport Act 2000. 

Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and

consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present

Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—


Amendment of requirements for making quality contracts schemes


Section 124 of the Transport Act 2000 (c. 38) (quality contracts schemes) is

amended as follows.


In subsection (1), for paragraphs (a) and (b), substitute the words “the

proposed scheme will implement the policies set out in their bus strategy or


strategies in a way which is economic, efficient and effective.”


Short title, commencement and extent


This Act may be cited as the Bus Services (Quality Contracts Schemes) Act



This Act shall come into force at the end of a period of two months beginning


with the date on which it is passed.


This Act extends to England and Wales only.

Bill 68 53/4

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