Formation Of Companies To Run Council Bus Undertakings
Amendments made: No. 80, in page 59, line 32, after `any', insert 'other'.
No. 81, in page 60, line 2, leave out from 'if' to end of line 12 and insert
'any service for the carriage of passengers by road provided by the council, being a service for which a PSV operator's licence is required, is provided under any agreement or arrangements provided for—
(a) the provision or operation of any services for the carriage of passengers by road by any person acting on the joint behalf of that council and any other person; or (b) the joint provision or operation of any such services provided by the council in conjunction with any such services provided by any other personand (in either case) the joint ownership of any assets used or appropriated for use for the provision of any such services under the agreement or arrangements in question.
(4) References in this Part of this Act, in relation to a council whose bus undertaking forms part of a joint undertaking, to the joint undertaking are references to all activities carried on, or (according to the context) to all property used or appropriated for use and all rights and liabilities subsisting for the purposes of any activities carried on, in pursuance of the agreement or arrangements by reference to which that council falls within subsection (3) above. '. — [Mr. Ridley.]