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Clause 5 - Modification or discharge of affordable housing requirements

Part of Growth and Infrastructure Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 11:00 am on 27th November 2012.

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Photo of Nicholas Boles Nicholas Boles The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government 11:00 am, 27th November 2012

To be clear, I was talking about the general argument. Many authorities, Labour-controlled and others, are renegotiating section 106 agreements to reduce the affordable element, because the potential for cross-subsidy has been reduced.