Fuel transparency bill is killed off; industry to fight on

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MP Robert Halfon’s fuel price transparency bill has been killed off, having failed to make its passage through parliament in time. Halfon’s bill, which received a successful first reading last October, called for the tax take on fuel to be printed on every forecourt receipt. However, last week the Queen’s Speech heralded the latest session of parliament, with the government setting out its legislative programme and in doing so consigning Halfon’s private bill to history. Speaking to MT in March, […]