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Under-Occupancy Penalty (Report) Bill

Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2021-22

Last updated: 5 May 2022 at 14:53

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Long title

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to report to Parliament on the merits of repealing those provisions of the Welfare Reform Act 2012 which provide for persons to be paid reduced rates of housing benefit or Universal Credit because their accommodation is deemed to be under-occupied.


Chris Stephens
Scottish National Party
Glasgow South West

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