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Non-domestic Rates: Liverpool City Region

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 120093, tabled on 18 December 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government on giving the Liverpool City Region Mayor the power to place a supplement on business rates to fund infrastructure in that region.

Answered on

21 December 2017

The Government is committed to ensuring that the Mayor of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has the appropriate powers to help promote local growth, and we are considering the most effective way to deliver those powers.

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