Housing and Planning Bill

Explanatory Notes

Parliamentary approval for financial costs or for charges imposed

361 The Bill will require a money resolution to cover increased expenditure under the Bill (because of the functions conferred on the Secretary of State under Parts 1 and 4) and increased expenditure under other Acts (because of the numerous additional functions conferred on the Secretary of State, local authorities, planning authorities and the Homes and Community Agency). A ways and means resolution is also needed to cover clause 11(2)(a).

Prepared 13th October 2015