HC Deb 17 July 1986 vol 101 c628W
Mr. Thurnham

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what recent representations he has received about extending the categories of houses eligible for designation under part XVI of the Housing Act 1985; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. John Patten

My Department receives various suggestions and queries concerning designations under the Housing Defects legislation, and these are considered on their merits. If my hon. Friend wishes to write to me on any particular matter I will be pleased to deal with it.