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... Planning minister Brandon Lewis has said the government has no plans to introduce a statutory duty on local authorities to produce local plans within a set timescale, saying such a move could produce 'unintended consequences'.
Responding to a question at a Communities and Local Government Selerct Committee hearing on tyhe 10th October on the NPPF, Lewis was asked whether the government was planning to introduce statutory targets to have local plans in place.
At the time of issue of this e-bulletin the transcript of the hearing has yet to be published.
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