Housing Act 1980 (c.51)E+W+S+N.I.
7In section 54(2) of the Housing Act 1980 (prohibition on assignment of protected shorthold tenancy or protected tenancy of dwelling-house), for “except in pursuance of an order under section 24 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973” substitute— “except in pursuance of an order under— E+W+S+N.I.
(a)section 24 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (property adjustment orders in connection with matrimonial proceedings),
(b)section 17(1) of the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984 (property adjustment orders after overseas divorce, &c.), or
(c)paragraph 1 of Schedule 1 to the Children Act 1989 (orders for financial relief against parents).”.