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SCHEDULEAMENDMENTS TO THE RAILWAYS ACTS 1993 AND 2005

PART 2AMENDMENTS TO THE RAILWAYS ACT 2005

63.—(1) Section 57 (meaning of “Wales-only service” and “Welsh service”) is amended as follows.

(2) In subsection (1)—

(a)in the definition of “Wales-only service”—

(i)after paragraph (a) omit “and”;

(ii)omit paragraph (b);

(b)at the appropriate place insert—

“Welsh component of a Welsh service” means a Welsh service (other than a Wales-only service) so far as it involves the carriage of passengers by railway in Wales, but not any part of the service excluded by subsection (1A);.

(3) After subsection (1) insert—

(1A) For the purposes of the definition of “Welsh component of a Welsh service” in subsection (1) the following parts of a service are excluded—

(a)any part of the service after the last scheduled call wholly in Wales before each occasion when the service leaves Wales;

(b)any part of the service before the first scheduled call wholly in Wales after each occasion when the service enters Wales; and

(c)any part of the service between two scheduled calls not wholly in Wales where there is no intervening scheduled call wholly in Wales.

(4) Omit subsections (2) and (3).