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Warrant Sales

Volume 168: debated on Wednesday 28 February 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the Government's policy in relation to the use of warrant sales for the recovery of poll tax arrears from domestic poll tax taxpayers.

My right hon. and learned Friend is satisfied that the present powers available to local authorities to collect community charge arrears—including, where necessary, the use of warrant sales—are both adequate and appropriate for this purpose.