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Housing (Wales) Act 2014

Section 70 - Priority need for accommodation

146.Some people have a priority need for accommodation for the purposes of Chapter 2 of this Part. These are set out in subsection (1). The meaning of “looked after, accommodated or fostered” is defined in subsection (2). Terms such as “care home”, “clinical commissioning group”, “education functions”, “independent hospital”, “local authority in England”, and “Local Health Board” are defined in subsection (3).

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