New Clause 50 - Amendment of short title of the Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019

Part of Renters (Reform) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 3:15 pm ar 28 Tachwedd 2023.

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“(1) Deddf Rhentu Cartrefi (Ffioedd etc.) (Cymru) 2019 may be cited as Deddf Rhentu Cartrefi (Ffioedd, Gwahaniaethu etc.) (Cymru) 2019.

(2) The Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019 (anaw 2) may be cited as the Renting Homes (Fees, Discrimination etc.) (Wales) Act 2019.

(3) In the Welsh language text of the following provisions, for ‘Deddf Rhentu Cartrefi (Ffioedd etc.) (Cymru) 2019’ substitute ‘Deddf Rhentu Cartrefi (Ffioedd, Gwahaniaethu etc.) (Cymru) 2019’—

(a) section 41(2A) of the Housing (Wales) Act 2014 (anaw 7);

(b) in Schedule 9A to the Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 (anaw 1)—

(i) paragraph 5(1)(a);

(ii) paragraph 5(2)(a);

(c) in regulation 2 of the Renting Homes (Rent Determination) (Converted Contracts) (Wales) Regulations 2022 (S.I. 2022/781 (W. 170)), paragraph (b) of the definition of ‘rhent’;

(d) in Schedule 2 to the Renting Homes (Model Written Statements of Contract) (Wales) Regulations 2022 (S.I. 2022/28 (W. 13)), in Part 3 of the model written statement, in term 68, paragraphs (1)(a) and (2)(a).

(4) In the Welsh language text of the following provisions, for ‘Ddeddf Rhentu Cartrefi (Ffioedd etc.) (Cymru) 2019’ substitute ‘Ddeddf Rhentu Cartrefi (Ffioedd, Gwahaniaethu etc.) (Cymru) 2019’—

(a) in Schedule 9A to the Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 (anaw 1), the italic heading before paragraph 5;

(b) in Schedule 2 to the Renting Homes (Model Written Statements of Contract) (Wales) Regulations 2022 (S.I. 2022/28 (W. 13)), in Part 3 of the model written statement, in term 68, the heading.

(5) In the English language text of the following provisions, for ‘Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019’ substitute ‘Renting Homes (Fees, Discrimination etc.) (Wales) Act 2019’—

(a) section 41(2A) of the Housing (Wales) Act 2014;

(b) in Schedule 9A to the Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016—

(i) the italic heading before paragraph 5;

(ii) paragraph 5(1)(a);

(iii) paragraph 5(2)(a);

(c) in regulation 2 of the Renting Homes (Rent Determination) (Converted Contracts) (Wales) Regulations 2022, paragraph (b) of the definition of ‘rent’;

(d) in Schedule 2 to the Renting Homes (Model Written Statements of Contract) (Wales) Regulations 2022, in Part 3 of the model written statement, in term 68—

(i) the heading;

(ii) paragraphs (1)(a) and (2)(a).

(6) In section 31 of the Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019—

(a) in the Welsh language text after ‘Ffioedd’ insert ‘, Gwahaniaethu’;

(b) in the English language text after “Fees” insert ‘, Discrimination’.”—

This new clause is expected to form part of a new Chapter 2B of Part 1 of the Bill. It amends the short title of the Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019 to reflect the changes made by the new clauses inserted by Amendments NC48 and NC49.