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Lithuanian president sends law on metro back to parliament

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite has vetoed a law on metro and sent it back to the parliament for improvement. According to Grybauskaite, the bill runs counter to the EU legislation in that it classifies metro as a mode of railway transport. Arunas Molis, a presidential advisor, says metro and railway transport are subject to different safety, licensing, certification and financial obligation requirements “Railways traditionally fall within the responsibility of the…