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hybrid bill

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Parliament) a public bill to which the standing orders for private business apply; a bill having a general application as well as affecting certain private interests
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The trust submitted a petition last year against the Phase 2a (the line up to Crewe) Hybrid Bill, which is the first time that the trust has had an opportunity of this scale to give wildlife a voice in the region.
The trust submitted a petition last year against the Phase 2a (the line up toCrewe) Hybrid Bill, which is the first time that the Trust has had an opportunity of this scale to give wildlife a voice in the region.
It followed a 7-hour debate over House File 3138, an omnibus health/transportation hybrid bill that passed 82-43.<br />The public safety debate was dominated by a discussion sparked by Rep.
HS2 is back in the news this week with the Second Reading of the Phase 2a (West Midlands to Crewe) hybrid Bill.
The hybrid Bill authorises the construction and maintenance of the first phase of the London-Midlands-North rail link between the capital and Birmingham.
The econom ic benefit has been recog nised by MPs of all parties who voted strongly in favour of HS2 at the sec ond reading of the hybrid Bill, and the Transport Select Committee has been clear the scheme is the only practical way to significantly increase rail capacity.
The economic benefit has been recognised by MPs of all parties who voted strongly in favour of HS2 at the second reading of the hybrid Bill, and the Transport Select Committee has been clear the scheme is the only practical way to significantly increase rail capacity.
Phase 1 construction is due to start in 2017, following Royal Assent of the Phase 1 Hybrid Bill which is currently being considered by Parliament.
"Following a resounding backing from Parliament at the second reading of the hybrid bill for HS2 phase one, we remain confident that the main construction of HS2 will start in 2017, with civil work to begin in 2018."
A Department for Transport spokesman said: "HS2 will deliver over PS2 of benefits for every PS1 invested and the economic benefit of the project was recognised by MPs of all parties who voted 452 to 41 in favour of HS2 at the second reading of the hybrid Bill."