Labouring Classes Dwelling Houses Act 1867

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Citation1867 c. 28


Labouring Classes Dwelling Houses Act, 1867

(30 & 31 Vict.) C A P. XXVIII.

An Act to amend ‘The Labouring Classes Dwellings Acts, 1866.’

[17th June 1867]

B E it enacted by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the Authority of the same, as follows:

S-1 Short Title.

1 Short Title.

1. This Act may be cited as ‘TheLabouring Classes Dwelling Houses Act, 1867.’

S-2 Defining Meaning of certain Terms in 29 & 30 Vict. cc. 28. and 44.

2 Defining Meaning of certain Terms in 29 & 30 Vict. cc. 28. and 44.

2. In the Fourth Section of ‘The Labouring Classes Dwelling Houses Act, 1866,’ the Words ‘Land or Dwellings for the Purposes of which the Advance is made,’ and in the Twelfth Section of ‘The Labouring Classes Lodging Houses and Dwellings Act (Ireland ), 1866,’ the Words ‘Lands, Buildings, or Premises for the Purpose of which such Advance shall be made,’ shall respectively be construed to include any Land, Buildings, or Premises held together with and for the same Estate and Interest as the Lands, Buildings, or Premises upon which the Money advanced is to be expended under the Provisions of the said Acts respectively.

S-3 In case of Advances to Company, Part of whose Capital is unpaid, Loan Commissioners may dispense with Mortgage.

3 In case of Advances to Company, Part of whose Capital is unpaid, Loan Commissioners may dispense with Mortgage.

3. In the Case of an Advance under the Provisions of either of the said Acts to a Company or Society, any Part of whose Capital remains, uncalled up or unpaid, it shall be lawful, inEngland for the Public Works Loan Commissioners and in Ireland for the Public Works Commissioners, to dispense with a Mortgage of such Capital remaining uncalled up or unpaid, or of such Part thereof is they may think fit.

S-4 Extending 29 & 30 Vict. c. 28. to Scotland.

4 Extending 29 & 30 Vict. c. 28. to Scotland.

4. Notwithstanding the Fifty-third Section of ‘The Labouring Classes Lodging Houses Act, 1851,’ all the Provisions of ‘The Labouring Classes Dwelling Houses Act, 1866,’ so far as they are applicable toScotland , shall be deemed and construed to extend and apply to Scotland .

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