Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act: The Impact of ...

THE UNIFORM RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT: THE IMPACT OF EXISTING STATE LAWS The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (URLTA) is a major attempt to standardize state responses to landlord-tenant problems. There are currently five distinct state dispositions of the URLTA: (1) official adoption,

Uniform Law Commission's Uniform Residential Landlord ...

The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (URLTA) was completed by the Uniform Law Commission (ULC) in 1972. The ULC Drafting Process A "uniform" state law is one in which uniformity of the provisions of the act among the various jurisdictions is a principal and compelling objective. To draft an act, ULC appoints a drafting committee ...

UNIFORM RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT

UNIFORM RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT The Committee which acted for the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws in preparing the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act was as follows: EDWARD L. SCHWARTZ, 85 Devonshire St., Boston, Mass. 02109, Chairman ELWYN EVANS, 502 Market Tower Bldg., Wilmington, …

Landlord Tenant Act - Nebraska

LANDLORD AND TENANT (a) UNIFORM RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD TENANT ACT. Section. 76-1401. Act, how cited. 76-1402. Purposes; rules of construction. 76-1403. Supplementary principles of law applicable. 76-1404. Construction against implicit repeal. 76-1405. Remedies; administration and enforcement; duty to mitigate damages.

Alaska Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act ...

Alaska Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act AS 34.03.010 - 34.03.360 Article 01. PURPOSES AND RULES OF CONSTRUCTION Sec. 34.03.010. Purpose and construction. This chapter shall be liberally construed and applied to promote its underlying purposes and policies. The underlying purposes and policies of this chapter are to

The Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act - Herndon ...

The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, also known as URLTA, was created in 1972 by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws in the United States. It is a law governing residential landlord and tenant rental agreements entered into or renewed after July 1, 1975. The URLTA favors neither landlords or tenants.

The Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act - Herndon ...

1 1 REVISED UNIFORM RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT (2015) 2 ARTICLE 1 3 GENERAL PROVISIONS 4 SECTION 101. SHORT TITLE. This [act] may be cited as the Revised Uniform 5 Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (2015). 6 Comment 7 The provisions of this act are largely non-default rules.

Kentucky Revised Statutes - Chapter 383

Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act .500 Local governments authorized to adopt provisions of the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act in their entirety and without amendment. .505 Purposes -- Policies. .510 Principles of …

The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act: Effect of ...

The Uniform Residential Landlord And Tenant Act: Effect Of Adoption On California Law In response to the current criticism of the inequity and ineffi-ciency characteristic of landlord-tenant law, the National Confer-ence of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws has proposed, and the California Legislature is presently considering, a Uniform Resi- ...

Nebraska Legislature

76-1401. Act, how cited. Sections 76-1401 to 76-1449 shall be known and may be cited as the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act.

Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act [URLTA] Law ...

The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (URLTA) is a federal law enacted in 1972 to govern residential landlord and tenant interactions. The Act is not designed for commercial, industrial or agricultural rental agreements. The Act accords the tenants previously unrecognized rights by recognizing the contractual nature of the landlord ...

Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act

Section 383.500 - Local governments authorized to adopt provisions of the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act in their entirety and without amendment Section 383.505 - Purposes - Policies Section 383.510 - Principles of law and equity

Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act

This Act shall be known and may be cited as the "Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act." Section 1.102 Purposes; Rules of Construction. (a) This Act shall be liberally construed and applied to promote its underlying purposes and policies. (b) Underlying purposes and policies of this Act are. (1) to simplify, clarify, modernize, and revise ...

UNIFORM RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT

(2) to encourage landlords and tenants to maintain and improve the quality of housing; and (3) to make uniform the law with respect to the subject of this Act among those states which enact it. (c) This Act shall be construed as applying only to the residential landlord and tenant relationship. The Act does not create any duties in tort or ...

UniformResidentialLandlordandTenantAct7.12.12

Chapter 28 Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act Part 1 General Provisions Tenn. Code Ann. § 66-28-101 (2012) 66-28-101. Short title. This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the "Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act. " 66-28-102. Application.

Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act: The Impact …

THE UNIFORM RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT: THE IMPACT OF EXISTING STATE LAWS The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (URLTA) is a major attempt to standardize state responses to landlord-tenant problems. There are currently five distinct state dispositions of the URLTA: (1) official adoption,

REVISED UNIFORM RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND …

In 1972, the Uniform Law Commission promulgated the Uniform Residential Landlord Tenant Act which became law in whole or in part in twenty-six states. In 2011, a Drafting Committee was formed to update the act and specifically to address domestic violence and security deposits. The Drafting Committee began its work in 2012 and the

Uniform Law Commission's Uniform Residential …

The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (URLTA) was completed by the Uniform Law Commission (ULC) in 1972. The ULC Drafting Process A "uniform" state law is one in which uniformity of the provisions of the act among the various jurisdictions is a principal and compelling objective. To draft an act, ULC appoints a drafting committee ...