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1149812
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-15more like thismore than 2019-10-15
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Department for Transport more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Parking Offences: Pedestrian Areas more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to introduce legislation to make obstructive pavement parking a civil offence enforced by local authorities. more like this
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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath more like this
star this property uin HL104 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answer text <p>Some offences relating to the parking of vehicles have not been decriminalised and remain enforceable by the police in all circumstances, whether a local authority has civil parking enforcement powers or not. This includes leaving a vehicle in a position where it causes an unnecessary obstruction (the ‘unnecessary obstruction’ offence).</p><p> </p><p>The Department for Transport completed a review of pavement parking in England looking at the extent of the problem, the effectiveness of the current legislation and options for change. The Department for Transport is considering the conclusions of the Transport Select Committee’s recent inquiry into pavement parking, alongside the findings of its own evidence review, before deciding upon a course of action to tackle the problem of pavement parking.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-10-28T16:53:08.883Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-28T16:53:08.883Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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2024
star this property label Biography information for Lord Hunt of Kings Heath more like this
1149813
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-15more like thismore than 2019-10-15
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Parking Offences: Pedestrian Areas more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they intend to take to deal with issues relating to pavement parking. more like this
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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath more like this
star this property uin HL105 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answer text <p>Earlier this year, the Department for Transport completed a review of pavement parking in England looking at the extent of the problem, the effectiveness of the current legislation and options for change. This review concluded shortly before the announcement of the Transport Select Committee’s inquiry into pavement parking in April 2019.</p><p> </p><p>The Department for Transport is considering the conclusions of the Transport Select Committee’s inquiry, alongside the findings of its own review, before deciding upon any course of action to tackle the problem of pavement parking.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-10-28T15:59:40.103Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-28T15:59:40.103Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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2024
star this property label Biography information for Lord Hunt of Kings Heath more like this
1149814
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-15more like thismore than 2019-10-15
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Parking Offences: Pedestrian Areas more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of pavement parking on the safety of pedestrians. more like this
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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath more like this
star this property uin HL106 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answer text <p>In early 2019, the Department for Transport completed a review of pavement parking in England looking at the extent of the problem, the effectiveness of the current legislation and options for change. Department officials consulted with a wide range of stakeholders, including Guide Dogs, The Royal National Institute of Blind People and Living Streets, to ensure the safety of pedestrians was considered in the review process.</p><p> </p><p>The review concluded shortly before the announcement of the Transport Select Committee’s inquiry into pavement parking in April 2019. The Department for Transport is considering the conclusions of the Transport Select Committee’s inquiry, alongside the findings of its own review, before deciding upon any course of action to tackle the problem of pavement parking.</p><p> </p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-10-28T13:59:59.367Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-28T13:59:59.367Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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2024
star this property label Biography information for Lord Hunt of Kings Heath more like this
1149815
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-15more like thismore than 2019-10-15
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Road Traffic Offences: Pedestrian Areas more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to remind the public that driving on the pavement is illegal. more like this
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Lord Hunt of Kings Heath more like this
star this property uin HL107 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answer text <p>The Highway Code states that you must not drive on or over a pavement, footpath or bridleway except to gain lawful access to property, or in the case of an emergency.</p><p> </p><p>Also, drivers must not park partially or wholly on the pavement in London, and should not do so elsewhere unless signs permit it. Parking on the pavement can obstruct and seriously inconvenience pedestrians, people in wheelchairs or with visual impairments and people with prams or pushchairs.</p><p><strong> </strong></p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-10-28T13:29:06.617Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-28T13:29:06.617Z
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4580
unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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2024
star this property label Biography information for Lord Hunt of Kings Heath more like this
1149816
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-15more like thismore than 2019-10-15
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Buses: Greater London more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had, or intend to have, with Transport for London about the restrictions and limitations which exist for sight-seeing buses and coaches, in particular regard to (1) exhaust emissions, (2) travelling in central London during rush hours, (3) stopping and parking on double single yellow lines, and (4) using existing bus routes; and whether they will place a copy of any response in the Library of the House including details on the enforcement of any restrictions imposed. more like this
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Lord Hylton more like this
star this property uin HL108 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answer text <p>Transport in London is devolved to the Mayor of London and delivered by Transport for London. The Mayor is responsible for determining which types of vehicles are restricted from operating in Central London at certain times of day. The Mayor also determines the policy for the Ultra Low Emission Zone in Central London and the emissions levels for complaint vehicles. Ministers and officials at the Department for Transport have regular meetings with the Mayor’s office and Transport for London where a variety of topics are discussed, including emissions.</p><p> </p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-10-28T16:29:02.533Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-28T16:29:02.533Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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2018
star this property label Biography information for Lord Hylton more like this
1149830
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-15more like thismore than 2019-10-15
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Holyhead Port more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what arrangements for a no-deal Brexit have been put in place at the port of Holyhead. more like this
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Baroness Randerson more like this
star this property uin HL122 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-29more like thismore than 2019-10-29
star this property answer text <p>Contingency planning in relation to access to the port of Holyhead is a matter for the Welsh Government. However, the Department for Transport continues to liaise closely with the Welsh Government and the Wales Office on no-deal Brexit preparations, and to provide support where requested.</p><p> </p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-10-29T12:25:54.89Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-29T12:25:54.89Z
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4580
unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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4230
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Randerson more like this
1128096
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-05-22more like thismore than 2019-05-22
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading High Speed 2 Railway Line more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the approximate quantity of steel rail required for the HS2 project. more like this
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Lord Trefgarne more like this
star this property uin HL15945 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-06-04more like thismore than 2019-06-04
star this property answer text <p>As stated in the Working Draft Environmental Statement (p.136), the approximate total of steel required for the HS2 project is 1.94 million metric tonnes.</p><p> </p><p>The procurements for contracts that will involve the purchase of steel have not yet concluded so no contract awards have been made. However, HS2 Ltd has already engaged with thousands of British businesses, to aid them in winning work on HS2. So far 98% of contracts for HS2, awarded directly and through the supply chain, have been won by British companies, with many more opportunities to come in the future. HS2 Ltd has let around £10bn worth of contracts and by the end of next year that will be around £20bn.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-06-04T13:39:11.19Zmore like thisremove minimum value filter
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4580
unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Trefgarne more like this
1128137
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-05-23more like thismore than 2019-05-23
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Passenger Ships: Standards more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Marine and Coastguard Agency’s Consultation on the Proposed Revised Technical Requirements and Associated Impact Assessment Resulting from the Review of Standards for Older UK Passenger Ships, published on 6 November 2018, whether vessels brought into service before 1 January will be granted grandfather rights to be exempt from new regulations; and what assessment they have made of the impact of such vessels being exempt on their ability to continue in business. more like this
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Lord Berkeley more like this
star this property uin HL15951 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-06-04more like thismore than 2019-06-04
star this property answer text <p>A vessel being brought into service as a passenger ship would be subject to different requirements depending on their area of operation, the construction material and whether it has previously held a UK passenger vessel certificate. For the majority of such vessels, the standards applied are not those which are under review. A limited number of vessels could be brought into service under these older Regulations.</p><p> </p><p>Any vessels subject to the standards that will be modified by the review will have a two-year phase in period for compliance from the in-force date of the new legislation. This applies equally well to existing vessels or those which are yet to be brought into service.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-06-04T13:45:42.213Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-04T13:45:42.213Z
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4580
unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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3526
star this property label Biography information for Lord Berkeley more like this
1128139
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-05-23more like thismore than 2019-05-23
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Railway Track: Iron and Steel more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to reports that British Steel provides 97 per cent of the steel for railway tracks, what are the implications for Network Rail if British Steel ceases to trade. more like this
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Lord Greaves more like this
star this property uin HL15953 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-06-05more like thismore than 2019-06-05
star this property answer text <p>Network Rail’s priority is ensuring passengers have a safe, reliable railway while delivering value for money for taxpayers. They are responsible for maintaining contingency plans to deal with a wide range of situations that could impact the effective operation of the railway.</p><p>The Department has been working closely with Network Rail for a number of weeks to understand the impacts on them. Network Rail has strong plans in place to make sure that they are able to carry out all critical work on the railway.</p><p> </p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-06-05T13:23:08.097Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-05T13:23:08.097Z
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4580
unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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2569
star this property label Biography information for Lord Greaves more like this
1128141
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-05-23more like thismore than 2019-05-23
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Department for Transport more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property hansard heading Skipton-Colne Railway Line more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Vere of Norbiton on 23 May (HL15714), why they did not answer the final part of the question about who is carrying out further studies into the possible reinstatement and reopening of the Colne–Skipton railway line; whether they will now provide that answer; why the Written Answer mentioned Andrew Stephenson MP; and what is his role in the studies referred to. more like this
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Lord Greaves more like this
star this property uin HL15955 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-06-05more like thismore than 2019-06-05
star this property answer text <p>The Government has asked the CH2MC consortium comprising Jacobs, CPC, GHD, Poise and Gardiner &amp; Theobald to provide technical advice and assurance on further feasibility work to assess the freight demand and commercial viability of this scheme. This advisory support was sourced from the current Specialist Technical and Commercial Advice for Rail (STAR) Framework.</p><p> </p><p>The response to HL15714 simply reflects the fact that the Member for Pendle, Andrew Stephenson MP, has made strong representations to Ministers about the proposal to reinstate the Colne-Skipton rail link. In response the Secretary of State for Transport has visited Colne twice in the last 16 months.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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less than 2019-06-05T13:22:30.577Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-05T13:22:30.577Z
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4580
unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Vere of Norbiton more like this
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2569
star this property label Biography information for Lord Greaves more like this