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Regulation of Registered Social Landlords (Wales) Act 2018

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  1. Introduction

  2.  Summary and Background

  3. Commentary on Sections

    1. Overview

      1. Section 1 - Overview of this Act

    2. Interpretation

      1. Section 2 – Meaning of the “1996 Act”

    3. Notification by registered social landlord of constitutional changes, etc.

      1. Section 3 - Change of rules or articles

        1. Paragraph 9 of Schedule 1

        2. Paragraph 11 of Schedule 1

      2. Section 4 – Amalgamation and other structural changes

        1. Paragraph 12 of Schedule 1

        2. Paragraph 13 of Schedule 1

        3. Paragraph 14 of Schedule 1

      3. Section 5 - Directions about notifications to be given to Welsh Ministers

    4. Powers exercisable in respect of officers and management of registered social landlord

      1. Overview

      2. Section 6 – Removal or appointment of officer of registered social landlord

        1. Paragraph 4 of Schedule 1

        2. Paragraphs 6 to 8 of Schedule 1

      3. Section 7 – Tender or transfer of registered social landlord’s management functions

        1. Paragraph 15B of Schedule 1

        2. Paragraph 15D of Schedule 1

      4. Section 8 - Appointment of manager of registered social landlord

      5. Section 9 –Amalgamation effected by Welsh Ministers

    5. Powers exercisable in respect of inquiries, etc.

      1. Section 10 – Inquiries and reports

        1. Overview

        2. Paragraph 20 of Schedule 1

        3. Paragraph 23 of Schedule 1

        4. Paragraph 24 of Schedule 1

        5. Paragraph 27 of Schedule 1

    6. Enforcement Notices and Penalties

      1. Section 11 - Enforcement notices

      2. Section 12 - Requirement to pay a penalty

    7. Disposals of land

      1. Overview

      2. Section 13 –Disposal of land: consent

        1. Section 171D of the Housing Act 1985

        2. Section 81 of the Housing Act 1988

        3. Section 133 of the Housing Act 1988

      3. Section 14 - Disposal of land: notification

      4. Section 15 – Disposal Proceeds fund

    8. Board membership and voting rights

      1. Section 16 - Limit on local authority board membership and voting rights

      2. Section 17 - Minor and consequential amendments

      3. Section 18- Power to make further consequential amendments etc

      4. Section 19 - Coming into force

      5. Section 20 – Short title

      6. Schedule 1

      7. Schedule 2

        1. Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 (c. 28)

        2. Housing Act 1996 (c. 52)

  4. Record of Proceedings in National Assembly for Wales

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