The Kathmandu Valley Public Transport Management Authority Bill stipulates a provision of easy, accessible, passenger-friendly, cost-effective and safe public transport.
The bill states the establishment of Public Transport Authority to regulate public transport service in the valley.
The bill has categorized bus, taxi, light rail, monorail, rail, cable car, sky rail, and ride-sharing as a means of public transport. However, these vehicles should be registered with the authority under existing laws.
There will be a three-member selection committee to recommend the name of the CEO to the government. The age limit of the CEO should be between 35 and 60 years.