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Housing (Wales) Act 2014

Section 72 – Power to amend or repeal provisions about priority need for accommodation

149.This allows the Welsh Ministers by order to amend or remove any conditions that relate to priority need, including the description of persons considered to be in priority need for the purposes of this Chapter of the Act. The Welsh Ministers must consult in accordance with the requirements of subsection (3) before making an order.

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