Meetings

Impacts of congestion on the bus industry in Wales

This page gives details of any meetings held which will, or did, discuss the matter, and includes links to the relevant Papers, Agendas and Minutes.

Note: Meeting Agenda can change at short notice. Particularly where future meeting dates are indicated more than a week in advance. Please check before planning to attend a Committee Meeting that the item you are interested in has not been moved.

Meeting: 11/10/2017 - Plenary - Fifth Senedd (Item 5)

Debate on the Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee report: Taming the traffic: The impact of Congestion on Bus Services

NDM6524 Russell George (Montgomeryshire)

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales:

Notes the report of the Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee on its inquiry into the impact of congestion on bus services which was laid in the Table Office on 28 July 2017.

Note: The response by the Welsh Government was laid on 4 October 2017.

Minutes:

The item started at 14.51

NDM6524 Russell George (Montgomeryshire)

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales:

Notes the report of the Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee on its inquiry into the impact of congestion on bus services which was laid in the Table Office on 28 July 2017.

The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.


Meeting: 11/10/2017 - Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 4)

4 Welsh Government response - Impacts of congestion on the bus industry in Wales

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

4.2 The Committee discussed the Welsh Governments response


Meeting: 19/07/2017 - Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 1.)

1. Consideration of draft report - Impacts of congestion on the bus industry in Wales

Supporting documents:

  • Draft report

Meeting: 13/07/2017 - Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 7)

7 Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure - Impacts of congestion on the bus industry in Wales

Ken Skates AM, Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure

Simon Jones, Director, Transport & ICT Infrastructure, Welsh Government

Sheena Hague, Deputy Director of Network Management, Welsh Government

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

7.1 Ken Skates, Simon Jones, Sheena Hague and Rhodri Griffiths answered questions from Committee Members

7.2 The Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure, agreed to provide further data on comparative subsidy for bus and rail travel.


Meeting: 29/06/2017 - Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 2)

2 Bus service operators - Impacts of congestion on the bus industry in Wales

John Pockett, Director, Confederation of Passenger Transport Wales (CPT Cymru)

Richard Davies, Operations and Commercial Director Cardiff Bus

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

2.1 John Pockett and Richard Davies answered questions from Committee Members


Meeting: 29/06/2017 - Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 4)

4 Local Government - Impacts of congestion on the bus industry in Wales

Tim Peppin, Director of Regeneration and Sustainable Development, Welsh Local Government Association

Charlie Nelson, Transportation Manager, Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council / Association of Transport Co-ordinators Wales

Adrian Morgan, Strategic Transport Planner, Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council / Association of Transport Co-ordinators Wales

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

4.1 Tim Peppin, Charlie Nelson and Adrian Morgan answered questions from Committee Members


Meeting: 29/06/2017 - Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 3)

3 The TAS Partnership Limited - Impacts of congestion on the bus industry in Wales

Chris Martin, Director of The TAS Partnership, The TAS Partnership Limited

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

3.1 Chris Martin answered questions from Committee Members


Meeting: 06/04/2017 - Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 7)

7 Scoping paper - Impacts of congestion on the bus industry in Wales

Supporting documents:

  • EIS(5)-11-17 (p6) Scoping paper

Minutes:

7.1 The Committee agreed the paper