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Clause 4

 

THE EARL OF CAITHNESS

Page 3, line 43, after "not" insert "openly"
 

Clause 16

 

THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
THE BARONESS HANHAM

Page 10, line 16, after "authority")" insert "and its strategic partners, to include registered social landlords and housing co-operatives, landlords of houses in multiple occupation registered with the authority under the Housing Act 1996, members of landlords forums, voluntary organisations and relevant bodies ("strategic partners"),"
 

Clause 18

 

THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
THE BARONESS HANHAM

Page 11, line 23, after "authority" insert "and its strategic partners"
 

After Clause 22

 

THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
THE BARONESS HANHAM

Insert following new Clause—
  Secure tenancy: definition
  In schedule 1 of the Housing Act 1985 (tenancies which are not secure tenancies), after paragraph 4 there is inserted—
    "4A.  A tenancy is not a secure tenancy provided that—
    (a)  the local housing authority concerned has notified the tenant that the property is not being allocated as a secure tenancy;
    (b)  the local housing authority concerned has notified the tenant of the reason or reasons why the property is not allocated as a secure tenancy, and
    (c)  the dwelling has either been designated as unsuitable for a secure tenancy in accordance with regulations made by the Secretary of State or the dwelling has been allocated in accordance with the provisions of a local letting scheme under section 167(2B) of the Housing Act 1996."

 
 
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