865. Assured shorthold tenancies following certain family intervention tenancies in England.

As from 1 April 20121, the following provisions have effect.

Where a landlord2 notifies the tenant3 that a family intervention tenancy4 is to be regarded as an assured tenancy5, the assured tenancy that arises by virtue of that notice6 is an assured shorthold tenancy if7:

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    (1)     the landlord under the assured tenancy is a private registered provider of social housing8;

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    (2)     the dwelling house9