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Decree Law No. 174-A/2019

Publication: Republic Diary No. 243/2019, Series I of 2019-12-18
  • Issuer: Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Diploma Type: Decree Law
  • Number: 174-A/2019
  • Pages: 4-(2) a 4-(16)

Summary in plain english

What is it?

This Decree-Law amends the bases for the concession to operate the north-south rail passenger transport service of the Lisbon region.

What is going to change?

The Negotiation Commission and the Mobility and Transport Authority will ensure that the economic and financial balance is restored by means of a new pricing system for the Lisbon metropolitan area in the concession.

What advantages does it bring?

This decree-law guarantees no increase in public spending, thus maintaining the continuity of public service until 30 September 2024.

When does it enter into force?

This decree-law enters into force on 19 December 2019.

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