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Clause 5 - Unlawful profit orders: civil proceedings

Prevention of Social Housing Fraud Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 9:00 am on 24th October 2012.

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Amendments made: 25, in clause 5, page 5, line 16, leave out ‘in England’.

Amendment 26, in clause 5, page 5, line 38, after ‘housing’, insert

‘or a registered social landlord’.

Amendment 27, in clause 5, page 5, line 46, at end insert—

‘(4A) The amount payable under an unlawful profit order must be such amount as the court considers appropriate, having regard to any evidence and to any representations that are made by or on behalf of the landlord or the tenant, but subject to subsections (5) and (6).’.

Amendment 28, in clause 5, page 6, line 1, leave out

‘Subject to subsection (6), the’

and insert ‘The maximum’.

Amendment 29, in clause 5, page 6, line 5, after ‘(4)(c)’, insert

‘(or the best estimate of that amount)’.—(Brandon Lewis.)

Clause 5, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.