Amendment to the Housing Act 1996

2.—(1) The Housing Act 1996(1) is amended as follows.

(2) In section 160A(8) (Allocation only to eligible persons: Wales)—

(a)after paragraph (a) insert—

(aa)behaviour of the person concerned which would (if he were a secure tenant of the authority) entitle the authority to a possession order under section 84A of the Housing Act 1985; or; and

(b)in subsection (b) for “such a possession order” substitute “a possession order of the type referred to in paragraph (a) or (aa)”.