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Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014

Section 71 – Creation of a charge over an interest in land

237.Section 71 allows a local authority, in appropriate circumstances, to create a charge over a person’s interest in land if that person fails to pay a sum recoverable to a local authority under this Part, in order to secure payment of the sum due.

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