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HS2 Phase 2a: Promoter’s response to Select Committee interim report

The Secretary of State for Transport's response to the Select Committee's 'First special report of session 2017-19'.

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HS2 Phase 2a: Promoter’s response to Select Committee interim report

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Response by the Bill’s Promoter:

  • noting the ‘in principle’ decisions
  • explaining the provision of various funds to, amongst other things:
    • provide a legacy of road safety improvements
    • help land owners plant new broadleaf woodland and restore existing ancient woodland

This provides a response to the issues raised by the House of Commons Select Committee in the First special report of session 2017–2019, 24 May 2018. The ‘First special report of session 2017–2019’ was published after hearing the petitions against the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill.

Published 25 June 2018