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Mobile Homes

Volume 122: debated on Tuesday 10 November 1987

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment whether he considers, within the terms of his advice in the code of guidance issued under the Housing (Homeless Persons) Act 1977, that park (mobile) homes provide satisfactory accommodation for housing homeless families with children; and if he will make a statement.

The improved design and construction of modern park (mobile) homes can make them suitable for the accommodation of homeless families with children. My Department intends to discuss with the local authority associations and voluntary bodies the possibility of modifying the advice in the code on this.