Clause 2 - Excepted leases

Part of Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee am 9:25 am ar 7 Rhagfyr 2021.

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Photo of Eddie Hughes Eddie Hughes Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities) 9:25, 7 Rhagfyr 2021

I am embarrassed to say that I cannot, and the reason is that we do not know what the loopholes might be. We have a clever bunch of people who seek to avoid legislation. It will be helpful for the Government to be able to make such changes as might be necessary depending on the inventiveness of the people we deal with in future.