This briefing is provided to support the Assembly’s scrutiny of the Abolition of the Right to Buy and Associated Rights (Wales) Bill. The Bill will restrict, and then ultimately end, the Right to Buy (including the Preserved Right to Buy and Extended Right to Buy) and the Right to Acquire in Wales.
This Bill Summary takes account of amendments made at Stage 2 of scrutiny. References to the Explanatory Memorandum are to the version revised after Stage 2.
New Publication: Abolition of the Right to Buy and Associated Rights (Wales) Bill – Summary of changes at Stage 2 (PDF, 5.18MB)
Article by Jonathan Baxter, National Assembly for Wales Research Service