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Houses in Multiple Occupation Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 83: Effect of moving from accommodation for works to be carried out

This section outlines that where a person vacates a premises for the purposes of allowing works to be carried out as required by any notice under the Act, or a statement of remedial work, their tenancy or other occupancy arrangement is unaffected and is taken to not have been terminated, altered or varied. When the person regains lawful occupation they do so under the same terms.

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