New Clause 15 - Power of the Secretary of State to amend Chapter 2A to protect persons of other descriptions

Renters (Reform) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 2:45 pm ar 28 Tachwedd 2023.

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“The Secretary of State may by regulations amend this Chapter so as to make provision about tenancies of dwellings, in relation to persons of another description, corresponding, with or without modifications, to the provision made by this Chapter in relation to persons who would have a child live with or visit them or persons who are benefits claimants.”—

This new clause allows the Secretary of State by regulations to expand the new Chapter expected to be formed of new clauses relating to discriminatory practices in relation to the grant of tenancies to protect persons of other descriptions.

Brought up, read the First and Second time, and added to the Bill.