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V/Line Passenger Corporation (VLP) was formed in July 1998 to operate passenger services in rural Victoria.
On 29 August 1999, the passenger operations were franchised to National Express with the number of staff transferred to the franchisee National Express. From 29 August 1999 the only staff remaining was Catering staff at Spencer Street Station shops and some office support staff for the Catering Group. The Catering Group and their support staff were transferred to Spencer Street Station/Southern Cross Station Authority on 31 December 2000.
The Public Transport Corporation became the successor in law to V/Line Passenger Corporation on I January 2001 when VLP was abolished under the provisions of the Rail Corporations and Transport Acts (Miscellaneous Amendment) Act 1999.