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House of Commons

 
 

Thursday 17th January 2008

 

Consideration of Bill

 

Channel Tunnel Rail Link (Supplementary Provisions) Bill


 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

7

 

Page  1,  line  4  [Clause  1],  at end insert ‘and the railway assets at Waterloo Station

 

released by London and Continental Railways.’.

 

Stephen Hammond

 

3

 

Page  1,  line  5  [Clause  1],  at end add—

 

‘(3)    

In subsection (1) “rail services” refer only to those services that both originate and

 

terminate in the United Kingdom.’.

 

Stephen Hammond

 

4

 

Page  1,  line  5  [Clause  1],  at end add—

 

‘( )    

The powers of the Secretary of State under section 6 of the Railways Act 2005

 

shall be exercised in such a way so as to ensure that assets associated with the rail

 

link at Waterloo Station are developed for the purpose of providing domestic rail

 

services’.

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

8

 

Page  1,  line  6,  leave out Clause 2.

 

Stephen Hammond

 

5

 

Page  1,  line  10,  leave out Clause 3.

 


 

Mr Greg Knight

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

Stephen Hammond

 

Sir Peter Soulsby

 

9

 

Page  2,  line  8  [Clause  4],  leave out from ‘as’ to ‘in’ in line 9 and insert ‘is

 

reasonably incurred by the Office of Rail Regulation’.


 
 

Consideration of Bill: 17th January 2008                

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Channel Tunnel Rail Link (Supplementary Provisions) Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Greg Knight

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

2

 

Page  2,  line  25  [Clause  4],  at end insert ‘but such further notice shall not include

 

any increase to the fee payable in the original notice attributable to the fee remaining

 

unpaid after the date specified in the original notice.’.

 

Stephen Hammond

 

6

 

Page  2,  line  29,  leave out Clause 5.

 


 

New Clause

 

Review of access arrangements

 

Mr Greg Knight

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

NC1

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘The Secretary of State shall, every 24 months, publish a report to Parliament—

 

(a)    

showing the spare capacity on High Speed 1 currently available for—

 

(i)    

domestic services, and

 

(ii)    

international services, and

 

(b)    

giving details of all access applications made in the previous two years,

 

the decision made in each case, and the reason for the decision.’.

 

 

Order of the House [20th november 2007]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Channel Tunnel Rail Link

 

(Supplementary Provisions) Bill:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 11th December 2007.

 

3.    

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on

 

which it meets.

 

Consideration and Third Reading

 

4.    

Proceedings on consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the

 

day on which those proceedings are commenced.

 

5.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

 

6.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to


 
 

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Channel Tunnel Rail Link (Supplementary Provisions) Bill, continued

 
 

proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

7.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on

 

consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the

 

Lords) may be programmed.

 


 
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