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Housing Act 1964

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6Disposal of land not required by housing societies

(1)The Corporation may dispose of any land which is not required for the purposes for which it was acquired, so, however, that if—

(a)the land was acquired compulsorily by the Corporation, or by a local authority who transferred the land to the Corporation, or

(b)the land is not disposed of for the best consideration it commands,

the Corporation shall not dispose of the land without the consent in writing of the Minister.

(2)The consent of the Minister shall not be required under paragraph (b) of the foregoing subsection to the disposal of land to be used as, or in connection with, a highway or a street not being a highway.

(3)In the application of this section to Scotland—

(a)for the references to the Minister there shall be substituted references to the Secretary of State;

(b)in subsection (2), the references to a highway shall include references to any public right of way.

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