The Road Vehicle Standards Bills will be debated in the House of Representatives in coming weeks, following a report by the Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee recommending that the Bills be passed.
The Turnbull Government will invest $225 million towards the electrification and duplication of the rail line from Frankston to Baxter to ensure commuters on the Mornington Peninsula can get home to their families sooner and have access to more opportunities.
Recent media reports concerning the noise restrictions for housing around the Western Sydney Airport are inaccurate. NSW Government policy on the standard for noise around Western Sydney Airport has not changed.
The Liberal and Nationals Government will invest more than $75 billion in nationally significant transport infrastructure projects over the next 10 years, including new funding of $24.5 billion for projects and initiatives which will improve Australians' lives across every State and Territory.
The Federal Government is committing $390 million to duplicate Queensland's North Coast Rail Line between Beerburrum and Landsborough, and build capacity upgrades from Landsborough to Nambour, delivering improved passenger and freight movement between the Sunshine Coast and Brisbane.
The Turnbull and Marshall Governments have committed to build the next stage of Adelaide's North-South Corridor, Regency Road to Pym Street, creating jobs and getting South Australians to work and back sooner and safer.
The Federal Government has marked National Road Safety Week by announcing the continuation of funding for the critical work of independent vehicle safety consumer organisation ANCAP for another five years, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack says.