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Housing Act 1974

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The Housing (Scotland) Act 1966

12In section 135 of the Housing (Scotland) Act 1966, the same amendments shall be made as are set out in paragraph 10(5) above with the substitution for the reference to an order for possession of a reference to a decree of removing or warrant of ejection or other like order.

13Sections 153 to 155 and 159 of the Housing (Scotland) Act 1966 shall cease to have effect.

14In section. 175 of that Act (compulsory purchase of land by Scottish Special Housing Association) in subsection (2) (power of Association to acquire land compulsorily for selling it or leasing it to' a housing society) for the words from " section 4(1) of the Housing Act 1964 " to the end of the subsection there shall be substituted the words

section 3(5) of the Housing Act 1974, acquire land compulsorily

and in subsection (3) (application of Acquisition of Land (Authorisation Procedure) (Scotland) Act 1947) after the word " and ", in the second place where it occurs, there shall be inserted the words

in relation to the exercise of the Association's powers under subsection (1) of this section.

15In section 208(1) of that Act, in the definition of "housing association" after the words " those of" there shall be inserted the word

providing

and after the words " housing accommodation " there shall be inserted the words

including hostels, as defined in section 21(4) of the Housing (Financial Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1968.

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