New Clause 67 - Repeal of mandatory grounds for possession

Part of Renters (Reform) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 3:30 pm ar 28 Tachwedd 2023.

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“(1) The Housing Act 1988 is amended as follows.

(2) In section 7 (Orders for possession)—

(a) omit subsection 7(3);

(b) in subsection 7(4), leave out “Part II” and insert “Part I”.

(3) In Schedule 2—

(c) in the title of Part I, leave out ‘must’ and insert ‘may’;

(d) leave out the title of Part II.”—

This new clause extends court discretion to all grounds for possession listed in Schedule 2 of the Housing Act 1988.