Housing (Amendment) Act, 1954


Housing of the Working Classes.

Dwellings to be deemed to be provided under Housing of the Working Classes Acts.

16.—Dwellings which are vested in a housing authority or the commissioners of a town, which are used by them for the purposes of the Housing of the Working Classes Acts and which, apart from this section, would be dwellings not provided by the authority or commissioners under those Acts shall be deemed to be dwellings so provided, and references in any enactment (including, in particular, section 3 of the Landlord and Tenant Act, 1931 (No. 55 of 1931), and section 3 of the Rent Restrictions Act, 1946 (No. 4 of 1946)) to dwellings or buildings provided under the Housing of the Working Classes Acts, or under any of those Acts, shall be construed accordingly.