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27 February 2024

Leasehold and Freehold Bill: Remaining stages

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Long title

A bill to prohibit the grant or assignment of certain new long residential leases of houses, to amend the rights of tenants under long residential leases to acquire the freeholds of their houses, to extend the leases of their houses or flats, and to collectively enfranchise or manage the buildings containing their flats, to give such tenants the right to reduce the rent payable under their leases to a peppercorn, to regulate the relationship between residential landlords and tenants, to regulate residential estate management, to regulate rentcharges and to amend the Building Safety Act 2022 in connection with the remediation of building defects and the insolvency of persons who have repairing obligations relating to certain kinds of buildings.

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Bill 158 2023-24 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
9 February 2024
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Explanatory notes

Bill 013 EN 2023-24
27 November 2023
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Amendment Papers

Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 27 February 2024
27 February 2024

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