6. Rule 10 of the principal Rules is amended —
by deleting the word “A” in paragraph (1) and substituting the words “Except where the prior approval in writing of the Controller is obtained, a”;
by inserting, immediately after paragraph (1), the following paragraph:
by deleting paragraphs (3) and (4) and substituting the following paragraphs:
“(3) No amendment, deletion or alteration to the option referred to in paragraph (1) shall be made —
except with the approval of the Controller in writing; or
unless such amendment, deletion or alteration is permitted under Form 2 in the Schedule.
(4) The housing developer shall, before accepting a booking fee from an intending purchaser for an option to purchase a unit in a housing project —
provide the intending purchaser with the particulars, documents and information relating to the unit and the housing project as described in, and in accordance with the requirements of, Form 3 in the Schedule; and
obtain written acknowledgment from the intending purchaser that the housing developer has complied with the requirements of sub-paragraph (a).”;
by deleting the words “at a specified place and during specified hours free of charge” in paragraph (5)(a);
by deleting the word “and” at the end of paragraph (5)(a)(ii); and
by deleting sub-paragraph (b) of paragraph (5) and substituting the following sub-paragraphs:
make available such documents for inspection by that intending purchaser; and
obtain written acknowledgment from the intending purchaser that the requirements of sub-paragraphs (a) and (b) have been complied with.”.