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Housing and Regeneration Act 2008: commencement of Section 314 and Schedule 15

This letter informs local housing authorities in England that the government intends to commence section 314 of, and Schedule 15 to, the Housing…

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Homelessness Legislation: Commencement of Section 314 of, and Schedule 15 to, the Housing and Regeneration Act 2008

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This letter informs local housing authorities in England that the government intends to commence section 314 of, and Schedule 15 to, the Housing and Regeneration Act 2008 on 2 March 2009. This will remedy the incompatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights of section 185(4) of the Housing Act 1996, (a provision of the homelessness legislation).