The Transport Committee
The Transport Committee is appointed by the House
of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy
of the Department for Transport and its Associate Public Bodies.
Mrs Louise Ellman (Labour/Co-operative, Liverpool
Steve Baker (Conservative, Wycombe)
Jim Dobbin (Labour/Co-operative, Heywood and Middleton)
Mr Tom Harris (Labour, Glasgow South)
Julie Hilling (Labour, Bolton West)
Kwasi Kwarteng (Conservative, Spelthorne)
Mr John Leech (Liberal Democrat, Manchester Withington)
Paul Maynard (Conservative, Blackpool North and
Iain Stewart (Conservative, Milton Keynes South)
Graham Stringer (Labour, Blackley and Broughton)
Julian Sturdy (Conservative, York Outer)
The following were also members of the committee
during the Parliament.
Angie Bray (Conservative, Ealing Central and Acton)
Lilian Greenwood (Labour, Nottingham South)
Kelvin Hopkins (Labour, Luton North)
Gavin Shuker (Labour/Co-operative, Luton South)
Angela Smith (Labour, Penistone and Stocksbridge)
The Committee is one of the departmental select committees,
the powers of which are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders,
principally in SO No 152. These are available on the internet
The Reports and evidence of the Committee are published
by The Stationery Office by Order of the House. All publications
of the Committee (including press notices) are on the internet
at http://www.parliament.uk/transcom. A list of Reports of the
Committee in the present Parliament is at the back of this volume.
The Reports of the Committee,
the formal minutes relating to that report, oral evidence taken
and some or all written evidence are available in a printed volume.
Additional written evidence may be published on the internet only.
The current staff of the Committee are Mark Egan
(Clerk), Jessica Montgomery (Second Clerk), David G Davies (Senior
Committee Specialist), Tony Catinella (Senior Committee Assistant),
Adrian Hitchins (Committee Assistant), Stewart McIlvenna (Committee
Support Assistant) and Hannah Pearce (Media Officer).
All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk
of the Transport Committee, House of Commons, 7 Millbank, London
SW1P 3JA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219
6263; the Committee's email address is [email protected]