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Valid from 01/08/2007

155Duty to have a home information packE+W

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(1)It is the duty of a responsible person to have in his possession or under his control a home information pack for the property which complies with the requirements of any regulations under section 163.

(2)That duty does not apply where the responsible person is the seller at any time when—

(a)there is another person who is responsible for marketing the property under section 152; and

(b)the seller believes on reasonable grounds that the other responsible person has a home information pack for the property in his possession or under his control which complies with the requirements of any regulations under section 163.

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C1Ss. 155-159 restricted (1.6.2007) by The Home Information Pack Regulations 2006 (S.I. 2006/1503), regs. 24-30 (which amending S.I. was revoked (1.6.2007) by S.I. 2007/992, reg. 2)

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I1S. 155 wholly in force at 6.4.2008; s. 155 not in force at Royal Assent see s. 270(6); s. 155 in force for certain purposes at 1.8.2007 by S. I. 2007/1668, arts. 2-4; s. 155 in force for certain purposes at 10.9.2007 by S.I. 2007/2471, arts. 2-4; s. 155 in force for certain purposes at 14.12.2007 by S.I. 2007/3308, arts. 2-4; s. 155 in force in so far as not already in force at 6.4.2008 by S.I. 2008/898, art. 2

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