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This paper is designed to complement Research Paper RP 12/07, which covers in more detail the background to the Bill. The provisions that were subject to the most debate were: the passenger versus the airline interest; security changes and associated costs; environmental duties for airports and the aviation industry more generally; financial oversight of the Civil Aviation Authority by the National Audit Office; inter-terminal competition; and general costs and charges.
Commons Briefing papers RP12-19
Authors: Louise Butcher; Lorraine Conway