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Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsors:
Ms Karen Buck
Lord Best

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Next event

  • Committee stage: House of Lords Committee stage: House of Lords | 12.12.2018

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 139 (as introduced) | PDF version 29.10.2018

Latest news on the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill 2017-19

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - took place on 23 November.

Committee stage - line by line examination of the Bill - is scheduled for 12 December.

 

Summary of the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill 2017-19

To amend the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 to require that residential rented accommodation is provided and maintained in a state of fitness for human habitation; to amend the Building Act 1984 to make provision about the liability for works on residential accommodation that do not comply with Building Regulations; and for connected purposes.

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