Welsh Government announces cap on rail fares
The Welsh Government has today announced that regulated rail fares in Wales will not rise above the rate of inflation until at least October 2018.
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The Government of Wales Act 2006 (as amended) enables the Welsh Government to bring forward its own programme of legislation in the 20 areas devolved to Wales.
The legislative programme is announced annually by the First Minister and details the Welsh Government’s forthcoming Assembly bills.
The Welsh Government also has the following legislative vehicles:
- subordinate legislation
- UK parliamentary bills.
The full text of the 2006 Act and explanatory notes are available on the National Archives.
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