HC Deb 19 October 1966 vol 734 c217

Bill to make further provision for the giving of financial assistance towards the provision of houses in Scotland; to increase the amount of contributions payable in respect of hostels under section 89 of the Housing (Scotland) Act 1950; to replace certain provisions as to the withholding, reduction, suspension, postponement, discontinuing or transfer of certain contributions; to make further provision for he Scottish Special Housing Association; to make provision in certain cases for the discharge or modification by the sheriff of heritable securities, charges and agreements on or relating to an unfit house; to revive section 12(6) of the Rent Act 1957 in its application to Scotland; and for matters connected with the aforesaid purposes, presented by Mr. William Ross; supported by Dr. J. Dickson Mabon and Mr. Niall Mac-Dermot; read the First time; to be read a Second time tomorrow and to be printed. [Bill 113.]