Publication - Consultation paper

Local connection and intentionality provisions in homelessness legislation: consultation

Published: 31 Jan 2019
Directorate:
Housing and Social Justice Directorate
Part of:
Housing, Law and order
ISBN:
9781787815544

This consultation paper invites your views on commencing the Local Connection and Intentionality provisions in the Homelessness etc. (Scotland) Act 2003.

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Contents
Local connection and intentionality provisions in homelessness legislation: consultation
Annex G

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Annex G

Draft – 18 September 2018

Scottish Statutory Instruments

2019 No. (C. )

Housing

The Homelessness etc. (Scotland) Act 2003 (Commencement No. 4) Order 2019

Made - - - - 2019

Laid before the Scottish Parliament 2019

Coming into force - - 2019

The Scottish Ministers make the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 14(1) of the Homelessness etc. (Scotland) Act 2003 (a).

Citation and commencement

1. This Order may be cited as the Homelessness etc. (Scotland) Act 2003 (Commencement No. 4) Order 2019 and comes into force on [2019].

Appointed day

2. The day appointed for the coming into force of sections 4 (b) (inquiries as to intentional homelessness) and 8 (power to modify section 33 of the 1987 Act) of the Homelessness etc. (Scotland) Act 2003 is [2019].

Authorised to sign by the Scottish Ministers

St Andrew’s House,

Edinburgh

2018

(a) 2003 asp 10.

(b) Section 4 is amended by S.S.I. 2012/330.

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order brings into force sections 4 and 8 of the Homelessness etc. (Scotland) Act 2003. The Bill for that Act received Royal Assent on 9 April 2003 and sections 13 and 14 came into force on that day.

Note As To Earlier Commentcement Orders

(This note is not part of the Order)

Provision Date of Commencement S.S.I. No.
Sections 1-3, 7, 9 and 10 30 January 2004 2003/609
Section 12 2 July 2004 2004/288
Section 11 2 October 2008 for the purpose of making regulations; and 1 April 2009 for all purposes 2008/313

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