§ 20. Mr. Coleman
To ask the Deputy Prime Minister and First Secretary of State what discussions he has had with local authorities and registered social landlords regarding the Government's future plans for rent restructuring implementation; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. McNulty
The Government have consulted fully with local authorities and housing associations at all stages in the development of rent restructuring and will continue to do so.
In particular, we have recently issued a consultation paper on further changes to the Housing Revenue Account subsidy system to support rent restructuring.