Clause 13 - Enforcement authorities: supplementary

Part of Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee at 2:30 pm on 7 December 2021.

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Amendment made: 9, in schedule 1, page 19, line 16, leave out from “paid” to end of line 17 and insert—

“(a) where the penalty was imposed in relation to a lease of premises in England, to the Secretary of State, and

(b) where the penalty was imposed in relation to a lease of premises in Wales, to the Welsh Ministers.”—

This amendment provides that penalty proceeds not used by the enforcement authority to meet enforcement costs must be paid to the Secretary of State, if the penalty was imposed in relation to premises in England, and the Welsh Ministers, if the penalty was imposed in relation to premises in Wales.