HC Deb 14 December 1926 vol 200 cc2767-8
45. Mr. CLARRY

asked the Prime Minister whether, in view of amending legislation as between landlord and tenant and the grievances and abuses which exist under the present laws, he will consider the setting up of a Royal Commission to investigate the subject with a view to legislation during the present Parliament?

The CHANCELLOR of the EXCHEQUER (Mr. Churchill)

My right hon. Friend does not think it necessary to advise the appointment of a Royal Commission, as the Government already have sufficient information to enable them to introduce legislation during the present Parliament.


Is it contemplated that such legislation will include the relationships between owners and tenants who are not now under the Rent Restriction Acts?


That will be apparent when legislation is introduced.

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