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House of Commons

 
 

Wednesday 18 January 2017

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Homelessness Reduction Bill


 

[Sixth and Seventh Sittings]


 

Glossary

 

This document shows the fate of each clause, schedule, amendment and new clause.

 

The following terms are used:

 

Agreed to: agreed without a vote.

 

Agreed to on division: agreed following a vote.

 

Negatived: rejected without a vote.

 

Negatived on division: rejected following a vote.

 

Not called: debated in a group of amendments, but not put to a decision.

 

Not moved: not debated or put to a decision.

 

Question proposed: debate underway but not concluded.

 

Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.

 

Not selected: not chosen for debate by the Chair.

 

 


 

Clause 12 Agreed to.

 

Clause 13 Agreed to.

 

Clause 7 Agreed to.

 

Mr Marcus Jones

 

Agreed to  16

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  5,  leave out subsection (2).


 
 

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Homelessness Reduction Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Marcus Jones

 

Agreed to  17

 

Clause  1,  page  3,  line  4,  at end insert—

 

“( )    

After subsection (4) insert—

 

“(5)    

A person is also threatened with homelessness if—

 

(a)    

a valid notice has been given to the person under section 21 of

 

the Housing Act 1988 (orders for possession on expiry or

 

termination of assured shorthold tenancy) in respect of the only

 

accommodation the person has that is available for the person’s

 

occupation, and

 

(b)    

that notice will expire within 56 days.””

 

Clause, as amended, Agreed to.

 


 

Mr Marcus Jones

 

Agreed to  15

 

Title,  line  1,  leave out “Amend the Housing Act 1996 to”

 

Bill, as amended, to be reported.

 


 

 

Revised 18 January 2017