Clause 12 - Financial penalties: procedure, appeals and enforcement

Part of Renters (Reform) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 3:45 pm ar 23 Tachwedd 2023.

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Amendments made: 51, in clause 12, page 18, line 13, leave out “16I” and insert “16K”.

This amendment is consequential on NC4 and NC5. It updates the new section numbering to reflect the fact that those new clauses insert new sections earlier in the 1988 Act.

Amendment 52, in clause 12, page 18, line 14, leave out “16F and 16H” and insert “16H and 16J”.

This amendment is consequential on NC4 and NC5. It updates the new section numbering to reflect the fact that those new clauses insert new sections earlier in the 1988 Act.

Amendment 53, in clause 12, page 18, line 16, leave out “16F or 16H” and insert “16H or 16J”.

This amendment is consequential on NC4 and NC5. It updates the new section numbering to reflect the fact that those new clauses insert new sections earlier in the 1988 Act.

Amendment 54, in clause 12, page 21, line 12, at end insert—

“(ca) the activities of a superior landlord in relation to such a tenancy,”.

This amendment ensures that the proceeds of financial penalties imposed under section 16F or 16H of the Housing Act 1988 can be applied towards meeting the cost of enforcement functions relating to superior landlords as well as immediate landlords.