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Question HL1910: tabled on 26 February 2020 and due for answer by 11 March 2020

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To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by {member id="4580" field="DisplayAs"}{/member} on 19 February (HL1348), whether they intend to require that the line is (1) designed to accommodate rail freight, (2) to be electrified, and (3) to be provided with suitable rail freight terminal facilities to serve the freight logisitics facilities along the route of the line; what is the latest business case for East West Rail; and whether that business case includes consideration of any environmental benefits of rail freight use of that network.
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