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(a) in a case where the tenancy has ended, a person who was the landlord
under the tenancy, and

(b) in a case where the tenancy has ceased to be a secure or an assured
tenancy, the person who was the landlord under the tenancy when it
5was a secure or an assured tenancy.

(7) References in this Act to the tenant under a secure or an assured tenancy
include—

(a) in a case where the tenancy has ended, a person who was the tenant
under the tenancy, and

(b) 10in a case where the tenancy has ceased to be a secure or an assured
tenancy, a person who was the tenant under the tenancy when it was a
secure or an assured tenancy.

(8) In this Act “local authority” means a county council, a county borough council,
a district council, a London borough council, the Common Council of the City
15of London or the Council of the Isles of Scilly.

(9) In this Act “registered social landlord” has the same meaning as in Part 1 of the
Housing Act 1996.

(10) In this Act “associated offence”, in relation to an offence, means—

(a) an offence of aiding, abetting, counselling or procuring the commission
20of that offence,

(b) an offence of attempting or conspiring to commit that offence, or

(c) an offence under Part 2 of the Serious Crime Act 2007 (encouraging or
assisting crime) in relation to that offence.

12 Extent, commencement and short title

(1) 25This Act extends to England and Wales only, subject to subsection (2).

(2) An amendment of an Act made by this Act has the same extent as the provision
to which it relates.

(3) The provisions of this Act, apart from this section, come into force—

(a) in relation to England, on such day as the Secretary of State may by
30order appoint;

(b) in relation to Wales, on such day as the Welsh Ministers may by order
appoint.

(4) An order under subsection (3) is to be made by statutory instrument.

(5) An order under subsection (3) may—

(a) 35appoint different days for different purposes, and

(b) make transitional, transitory or saving provision.

(6) This Act may be cited as the Prevention of Social Housing Fraud Act 2012.

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