Scotland Coronavirus Bill amendments defeated

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10:17 AM, 22nd May 2020
About A week ago

Scotland Coronavirus Bill amendments defeated

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Scotland Coronavirus Bill amendments defeated

A second Coronavirus bill was passed by Scottish Government 20 May 2020 and thanks to lobbying by Scottish Association of Landlords (SAL) proposed amendments to enact a two-year private sector rent freeze; place a two-year ban on tenant evictions for rent arrears.and extinguish rent arrears in cases of extreme hardship as a result of Coronavirus were defeated.

It could easily have caused devastation within the Private Rented Sector so a good news story against the moves by Scottish Labour and the Greens.

Hopefully England and Wales governments do not try something similar.




18:28 PM, 23rd May 2020
About A week ago

Reply to the comment left by Clint at 23/05/2020 - 16:01
It might be a nice chap but the new CEO isn't exactly a bruiser.

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