New Clause 39 - Flood reinsurance scheme: council tax band

Part of Water Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 11:00 am ar 17 Rhagfyr 2013.

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‘(1) The Secretary of State shall by order enable low income households to qualify for the Flood Reinsurance Scheme, regardless of their Council Tax band.

(2) An order under subsection (1) shall contain a definition of “low income households”.

(3) An order under subsection (1)—

(a) shall be made by statutory instrument; and

(b) may not be made unless a draft has been laid before and approved by resolution of each House of Parliament.

(4) An order under subsection (1) must be made before the Flood Reinsurance Scheme has been implemented.’.—(Thomas Docherty.)