Housing and Planning Bill

Explanatory Notes

Annex A - Territorial extent and application

The Bill applies mainly to England only, with some exceptions. The table below sets out the extent and application[1] of each provision in the Bill.

This table also contains the view of the Government of the United Kingdom about whether each provision in this Bill would be within the legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament, the National Assembly for Wales or the Northern Ireland Assembly[2].

Provision

England

Wales

Scotland

Northern Ireland

LCM needed?

C. = Clause

S. = Schedule

Extends to E & W and applies to England?

Extends to E & W and applies to Wales?

Would corresponding provision be within competence of Welsh Assembly?

Extends and applies to Scotland?

Would corresponding provision be within competence of Scottish Parliament?

Extends and applies to Northern Ireland?

Would corresponding provision be within competence of NI Assembly?

Part 1: New Homes in England - Chapter 1: Starter Homes

C. 1-7

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 1 - Chapter 2: Self-build and Custom Housebuilding

C. 8-11

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 2: Rogue Landlords and Letting Agents in England - Chapter 1: Introduction

C. 12

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 2 - Chapter 2: Banning Orders

C. 13-26

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

S. 1-3

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 2 - Chapter 3: Database of Rogue Landlords and Letting Agents

C. 27-38

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 2 - Chapter 4: Rent Repayment Orders

C. 39-51

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 2 - Chapter 5: Interpretation of Part 2

C. 52-54

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 3: Recovering Abandoned Premises in England

C. 55-61

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 4: Social Housing in England - Chapter 1: Implementing the Right to Buy on a Voluntary Basis

C. 62-66

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 4 - Chapter 2: Vacant High Value Local Authority Housing

C. 67-77

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 4 - Chapter 3: High Income Social Tenants: Mandatory Rents

C. 78-80, 82-87

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

C. 81 & 88

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Part 4 - Chapter 4: Reducing Regulation of Social Housing Etc.

C. 90 & 91

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

S. 4

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 4 - Chapter 5: Insolvency of Registered Providers of Social Housing

C. 92-112

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

S. 5 & 6

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Part 4 - Chapter 6: Secure Tenancies Etc.

C. 113 & 114

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

S. 7 & 8

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 5: Housing, Estates Agents and Rentcharges: Other Changes

C. 115-120

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

C. 121

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes (NI)

C. 122

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes (W)

C. 123

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

C. 124

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

S. 9

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

S. 10

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Part 6: Planning in England

C. 125-143

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

C. 144

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

C. 145-151

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

S. 11-13

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 7: Compulsory Purchase Etc.

C. 152-182

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

S. 14-19

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Part 8: Public Authority Land

C. 183 & 184

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

C. 185

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

C. 186

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

C. 187

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

S. 20

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

1 For consistency with standing order 83J of the Standing Orders of the House of Commons, the analysis of the application of each provision disregards any minor or consequential effects.

2 References in Annex A to a provision being within the legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament, the National Assembly for Wales or the Northern Ireland Assembly are to the provision being within the legislative competence of the relevant devolved legislature for the purposes of standing order 83J of the Standing Orders of the House of Commons.

 

Prepared 13th January 2016