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SCHEDULEWMINOR AND CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS

Housing Act 1996 (c. 52)W

1Amend the Housing Act 1996 as follows.

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I1Sch. para. 1 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(u)

2In the title of Part 1, for “in Wales” substitute “ regulated by the Welsh Ministers ”.

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I2Sch. para. 2 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(u)

3In section 7 of the Housing Act 1996 (regulation of registered social landlords), after “dissolution of a registered social landlord.” insert— “ Part 3A relates to inspection. ”

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I3Sch. para. 3 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(u)

4In the heading to section 34, after “performance” insert “ – housing in England ”.

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I4Sch. para. 4 in force at 2.12.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 3(k)

5In section 34 (standards of performance – housing in England), in paragraph (a), after “provision of housing” insert “ in England ”.

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I5Sch. para. 5 in force at 2.12.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 3(k)

6In the heading to section 36, after “Ministers” insert “ – housing in England ”.

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I6Sch. para. 6 in force at 2.12.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 3(k)

7In section 36 (issue of guidance by the Welsh Ministers – housing in England)—

(a)in subsection (1), after “housing accommodation” insert “ in England ”;

(b)omit subsection (2A).

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I7Sch. para. 7 in force at 2.12.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 3(k)

8In section 37 (powers of entry), in subsection (1), after “in accordance with” insert “ standards set under section 33A or ”.

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I8Sch. para. 8 in force at 2.12.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 3(k)

9In section 39 (insolvency, etc of registered social landlord: scheme of provisions), after sub-paragraph (1)(b) insert—

(ba)for the appointment of an interim manager during a moratorium (section 43A),.

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I9Sch. para. 9 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

10In section 46 (appointment of manager to implement agreed proposals), after subsection (4) insert—

(4A)The Welsh Ministers may amend or revoke any directions given by them.

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I10Sch. para. 10 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

11In section 52 (general provisions as to orders), in subsection (1), after “39,” insert “ 50J, ”.

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I11Sch. para. 11 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

12In section 64 of the Housing Act 1996 (index of defined expressions: Part 1), at the appropriate places in the Table insert—

actionsection 63
local housing authoritysection 230
misconductsection 63
received public assistancesection 58(1A)
representationssection 63.

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I12Sch. para. 12 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

13In paragraph 5 of Schedule 1 (restriction on power of removal in case of registered charity)—

(a)in sub-paragraph (1)—

(i)after “has” insert “ received public assistance. ”;

(ii)omit the words from “, at any time” to the end of the sub-paragraph;

(b)omit sub-paragraph (2).

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I13Sch. para. 13 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

14In paragraph 6 of Schedule 1 (registered charity: power to appoint a new officer), in sub-paragraph (2)(a), for the words from “financial assistance” to “paragraph 5” substitute “ public assistance ”.

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I14Sch. para. 14 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

15In paragraph 12 of Schedule 1 (amalgamation and dissolution etc of industrial and provident society), in sub-paragraph (6), for “Secretary of State” substitute “ Welsh Ministers ”.

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I15Sch. para. 15 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

16In paragraph 13 of Schedule 1 (arrangement, reconstruction, etc of company), in sub-paragraph (7), for “Secretary of State” substitute “ Welsh Ministers ”.

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I16Sch. para. 16 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

17In paragraph 18 of Schedule 1 (accounting and audit or reporting requirements for charities), in sub-paragraph (8), for “Corporation” substitute “ Welsh Ministers ”.

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I17Sch. para. 17 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

18In paragraph 20 of Schedule 1 (inquiry), in sub-paragraph (1) omit the words from “For this purpose” to the end of the paragraph.

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I18Sch. para. 18 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

19In paragraph 25 of Schedule 1 (disqualification as officer of registered social landlord), in sub-paragraph (4), for “Corporation” substitute “ Welsh Ministers ”.

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I19Sch. para. 19 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)

20In paragraph 28 of Schedule 1 (availability of powers in relation to registered charities)—

(a)in sub-paragraph (1)—

(i)after “has” insert “ received public assistance. ”;

(ii)omit the words from “, at any time” to the end of the sub-paragraph;

(b)omit sub-paragraph (2).

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I20Sch. para. 20 in force at 18.10.2011 by S.I. 2011/2475, arts. 1(2), 2(v)