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Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) and Rent Restriction Law (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 1956

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Ss. 43‐47 rep. by 1961 c. 12 (NI); SLR 1976; 1976 NI 25; 1977 NI 8; 1981 NI 3

48Recovery of part of certain commuted sums.N.I.


(a)in accordance with a housing subsidy order made under section one of the Housing (No. 2) Act (Northern Ireland), 1946 [1946 c.20] , an annual sum was payable in respect of a house …F1 to a housing association within the meaning of sub-section (2) of section twelve of the Housing and Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (Northern Ireland), 1946 [1946 c.4] ; and

(b)that annual sum has been commuted; and

(c)the house in respect of which the annual sum was payable before commutation has been destroyed or otherwise ceases to be used as housing accommodation;

F1, the housing association, shall pay to the MinistryF2 an annual sum equal to that which would, in accordance with a housing subsidy order made as aforesaid, have been payable in respect of the house if—


that annual sum had not been commuted; and


the house had not ceased to be used as housing accommodation.

(2)Where any annual sum is payable to the MinistryF2 in accordance with sub-section (1), …F1, the housing association, may by agreement with the MinistryF2 pay to the MinistryF2 an amount in commutation of that annual sum, or a part thereof, and thereupon such annual sum or part thereof shall be deemed to be commuted accordingly.

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F11977 NI 8

F2SRO (NI) 1964/205; 1973/504; 1976 NI 6

Part V(ss. 49‐61) rep. by 1978 NI 20

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