Financial Penalties

Part of Tenant Fees Bill – in the House of Commons at 4:49 pm on 5th September 2018.

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Amendment made: 8, page 5, line 38, leave out from “(6)” to “in” in line 39 and insert—

“Only one financial penalty under this section may be imposed”. —(Rishi Sunak.)

Clause 8(6) currently provides that an enforcement authority may not impose more than one penalty under the clause for the same breach. This amendment clarifies that, in addition, no more than one authority may impose a penalty for the same breach.

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