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Decree Law No. 1-A/2020

Publication: Republic Diary No. 2/2020, Series I of 2020-01-03
  • Issuer: Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Diploma Type: Decree Law
  • Number: 1-A/2020
  • Pages: 6-(2) a 6-(6)

Summary in plain english

What is it?

This decree-law creates the legal framework for the Tariff Reduction Support Programme (PART) in public passenger transport.

What is going to change?

The legal scheme underlying PART is created. It is a financing programme for transport authorities aimed at implementing and developing measures to support tariff reduction in public passenger transport systems, as well as promoting an increase in service offer and the expansion of the network.

This programme supports transport authorities with a certain annual budget, which comes from revenue from the addition of carbon emissions from fossil fuels.

The PART provides for an annual evaluation of the impact of tariff reduction and supply increase measures on the national collective passenger and mobility transport system.

What are the advantages?

This decree-law promotes the increase of public transport demand, the fight against social exclusion, the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, the reduction of air pollution, traffic, noise and energy consumption.

When does it enter into force?

This decree-law enters into force on 4 January 2020.

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