Housing (Amendment) Act, 1952

Amendment of section 9 of Act of 1950.

23.—(1) The limitation of fifteen years in subsection (1) of section 9 of the Act of 1950 shall be construed as ten years where the reconstruction of the house includes the replacement of a thatched roof by a roof of slates or tiles.

(2) Notwithstanding subsection (3) of section 9 of the Act of 1950, the provision and installation of a private water supply and sewerage facilities shall not be regarded as forming part of the works necessary for the provision of additional accommodation in a house if a grant has been made under section 7 of this Act in respect of the house.