HC Deb 25 March 1994 vol 240 c478W
Mr. Corbett

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, pursuant to the answer of 18 March,Official Report, column 890, if he will list those concessions and rebates applicable to residents of private residential homes under the Rating (Disabled Persons) Act 1978.

Mr. Baldry

Section 2 of the Rating (Disabled Persons) Act 1978 sets out the rebates which could be granted to the occupier of institutions for the disabled in England and Wales for years up to and including 1989–90. Full rebates in respect of rates chargeable were granted in respect of hereditaments used for the purposes set out in section 2(2) of the Act. The hereditament must have been used either wholly for one or more of the purposes listed, or partly for one or more of the purposes listed and partly for ancillary purposes.

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