Land Registration Act 2002: Chancel Repair Liability
House of Lords
Viscount Chandos (Labour)
asked Her Majesty's Government:
What steps they have taken concerning the treatment of chancel repair liability under the Land Registration Act 2002, following the decision of the House of Lords in the case of the Parochial Church Council of Aston Cantlow and Wilmcote with Billesley, Warwickshire v Wallbank.
Lord Filkin (Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Constitutional Affairs; Labour)
The Government have considered the reversal by the House of Lords of the Court of Appeal's 2001 judgment in Wallbank. My honourable friend, the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, David Lammy, has made a Statement today in another place that a transitional provisions order relating to the status of chancel repair liability was made under the Land Registration Act 2002 on