READING EAST MP Matt Rodda addressed the House during the second reading debate of the ‘Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill 2017-19’ brought by the Labour MP for Westminster North, Karen Buck.
The Bill is set to provide amendments to the current Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 which requires that residential rented accommodation be provided and maintained in a state of fitness for human habitation. It will also amend the Building Act 1984 to
make provisions about the liability for works on residential accommodation that does not comply with Building Regulations.
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