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Under-Occupancy Penalty (Exemptions) Bill

Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2014-15

Last updated: 27 March 2015 at 12:22

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Long title

A Bill to exempt social housing tenants who claim Disability Living Allowance or who have occupied a property for at least six months or who have not been offered alternative accommodation, from the size criteria provisions of the Housing Benefit Regulations 2006, the Housing Benefit (persons who have attained the qualifying age for state pension credit) Regulations 2006 and the Universal Credit 2013 Regulations; and for connected purposes.


Yvonne Fovargue

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