Session 2016-17
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House of Commons


Wednesday 18 January 2017


Public Bill Committee Proceedings


Homelessness Reduction Bill


[Sixth and Seventh Sittings]




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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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


Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 18 January 2017        



Homelessness Reduction Bill, continued


Mr Marcus Jones


Agreed to  17


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


“( )    

After subsection (4) insert—



A person is also threatened with homelessness if—



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



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