Channel Tunnel Rail Link (Supplementary Provisions) Bill - House of Commons Bills Session 2007-08 (Paperback)Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons
Paperback Published: 09/11/2007
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This Bill which applies to the whole of the UK, sets out the following provisions: it confirms that the Secretary of State is empowered to fund the Channel Tunnel Rail Link and the trains that run on it post construction; it amends the exclusion in the Channel Tunnel Rail Link Act 1996 (PGA Chp.61, ISBN 9780105461975) from regulation under the Railways Act 1993 (PGA 1993 Chp. 43, ISBN 9780105443933) for access agreements in relation to CTRL in frastructure; it repeals certain duties of the Office of Rail Regulation; it allows the Office of Rail Regulation to charge a fee for the exercise of its regulatory function in relation to the CTRL; it amends the definition of development agreement in the 1996 Act to include the word "operation". For the Explanatory Note to this Bill, see (ISBN 9780215803030).