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Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Ms Karen Buck

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

  • Report stage: House of Commons Report stage: House of Commons | 26.10.2018

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 234 2017-19 (as amended in Committee) | PDF version, 89KB 20.06.2018

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

This Bill was considered in Public Bill Committee on Wednesday 20 June 2018 and reported with amendments. The title of the Bill was also simplified by changing it from Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill to Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill.

The Bill will now be considered at Report stage on Friday 26 October 2018.

Additional information

 

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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