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Transport: Local Bus Service

Volume 711: debated on Tuesday 2 June 2009

Question

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To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Lord Adonis on 20 May (WA 343), what assessment they have made of the proportion of local bus services provided under public service contracts in other European Union member states compared with those in the United Kingdom. [HL3919]

While the Government are aware that a number of European Union member states provide local bus services under public service contracts, no assessment has been made as to the proportion provided under public service contracts in other member states compared with those in the United Kingdom.