DfT: Bus Services Bill – Factsheets: the Bus Services Bill, which was introduced into Parliament on 19 May 2016, strengthens arrangements for partnership working in the sector, introducing ‘enhanced partnerships’; introduces new franchising powers with decisions at a local level; and provides for a step change in the information available to bus passengers. These factsheets summarise the main measures in the Bill  and explaining how Government intends that they work in practice. They cover: partnerships and ticketing; open data and registration; and franchising. There is also an over view and a summary of the Bill. (26 May 2016)