Item 3: Order Paper 9 08/09 – 13 October 2008
Private Members’ Business - Motions
Motion – Regulation of Private Landlords
That this Assembly calls on the Minister for Social Development to bring forward a proposal for legislation on the regulation of private landlords.
[Ms C Ní Chuilín]
[Mr F McCann]
[Mr M Brady]
The Speaker has selected the following amendment(s) for debate:
Amendment 1: Leave out all after ‘Assembly’ and insert:
‘recognises the intention of the Minister for Social Development to bring forward legislation to regulate private landlords; and calls on the Minister to ensure that these regulations will tackle unfitness in the sector, whilst ensuring that unnecessary bureaucracy is avoided.
[Mr D Simpson]
[Mr D Hilditch] [R]
Proposed: At end insert:
‘to include provision for the mandatory registration of, and establishment of service standards for, private landlords.’
[Ms D Purvis]