Secure Tenancies (Victims of Domestic Abuse) Bill [HL]

Explanatory Notes

Overview of the Bill

1 The Secure Tenancies (Victims of Domestic Abuse) Bill [HL] contains measures to ensure that lifetime tenants of social homes (housing provided either by a housing association or a local authority) who need to leave or have left their home to escape domestic abuse are granted a further lifetime tenancy in their new home where they are being re-housed by a local authority.

 

Prepared 19th December 2017