Proposal for a bill to provide transport authorities with greater powers to set service levels for local bus services, including a power to group profitable routes with non-profitable routes before they are put out to tender with operators.
Proposal for a Bill to extend the powers of transport authorities to regulate bus services through (a) quality contract schemes, (b) quality partnership schemes, and (c) ticketing schemes; and to extend the powers of the Traffic Commissioner in relation to the registration of bus services.
Lodged 4 December 2014
Accompanied by: Summary of Consultation responses (578KB pdf)
Total Supporters: 40
- Scottish Labour 37
- Scottish Liberal Democrats 1
- Scottish Green Party 1
- Independent 1
For supporters' names see:
Right to introduce Member's Bill secured?
Member's Bill introduced to give effect to proposal?