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Code of Virginia
Title 55. Property and Conveyances [Repealed Effective October 1, 2019]
10/23/2019

Chapter 13.2. Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant ActRead Chapter

  • Article 1. General ProvisionsRead all
  • § 55-248.2
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Short title
    § 55-248.3
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Purposes of chapter
    § 55-248.3:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Applicability of chapter
    § 55-248.4
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Definitions
    § 55-248.5
    Repealed
    § 55-248.6
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Notice
    § 55-248.6:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Application deposit and application fee
    § 55-248.7
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Terms and conditions of rental agreement; copy for tenant; accounting of rental payments
    § 55-248.7:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Prepaid rent; maintenance of escrow account
    § 55-248.7:2
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Landlord may obtain certain insurance for tenant
    § 55-248.8
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Effect of unsigned or undelivered rental agreement
    § 55-248.9
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Prohibited provisions in rental agreements
    § 55-248.9:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Confidentiality of tenant records
    § 55-248.10
    Repealed
    § 55-248.10:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Landlord and tenant remedies for abuse of access
  • Article 2. Landlord ObligationsRead all
  • § 55-248.11
    Repealed
    § 55-248.11:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Inspection of premises
    § 55-248.11:2
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Disclosure of mold in dwelling units
    § 55-248.12
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Disclosure
    § 55-248.12:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Required disclosures for properties located adjacent to a military air installation; remedy for nondisclosure
    § 55-248.12:2
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Required disclosures for properties with defective drywall; remedy for nondisclosure
    § 55-248.12:3
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Required disclosures for property previously used to manufacture methamphetamine; remedy for nondisclosure
    § 55-248.13
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Landlord to maintain fit premises
    § 55-248.13:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Landlord to provide locks and peepholes
    § 55-248.13:2
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Access of tenant to cable, satellite and other television facilities
    § 55-248.13:3
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Notice to tenants for insecticide or pesticide use
    § 55-248.14
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Limitation of liability
    § 55-248.15
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Tenancy at will; effect of notice of change of terms or provisions of tenancy
    § 55-248.15:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Security deposits
    § 55-248.15:2
    Repealed
  • Article 3. Tenant ObligationsRead all
  • § 55-248.16
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Tenant to maintain dwelling unit
    § 55-248.17
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Rules and regulations
    § 55-248.18
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Access; consent; correction of nonemergency conditions; relocation of tenant
    § 55-248.18:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Access following entry of certain court orders
    § 55-248.18:2
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Relocation of tenant where mold remediation needs to be performed in the dwelling unit
    § 55-248.19
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Use and occupancy by tenant
    § 55-248.20
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Tenant to surrender possession of dwelling unit
  • Article 4. Tenant RemediesRead all
  • § 55-248.21
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Noncompliance by landlord
    § 55-248.21:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Early termination of rental agreement by military personnel
    § 55-248.21:2
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Early termination of rental agreements by victims of family abuse, sexual abuse, or criminal sexual assault
    § 55-248.21:3
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Notice to tenant in event of foreclosure
    § 55-248.22
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Failure to deliver possession
    § 55-248.23
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Wrongful failure to supply heat, water, hot water or essential services
    § 55-248.24
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Fire or casualty damage
    § 55-248.25
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Landlord's noncompliance as defense to action for possession for nonpayment of rent
    § 55-248.25:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Rent escrow required for continuance of tenant's case
    § 55-248.26
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Tenant's remedies for landlord's unlawful ouster, exclusion or diminution of service
    § 55-248.27
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Tenant's assertion; rent escrow
    § 55-248.28
    Repealed
  • Article 5. Landlord RemediesRead all
  • § 55-248.31
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Noncompliance with rental agreement; monetary penalty
    § 55-248.31:01
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Barring guest or invitee of tenants
    § 55-248.31:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Sheriffs authorized to serve certain notices; fees therefor
    § 55-248.32
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Remedy by repair, etc.; emergencies
    § 55-248.33
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Remedies for absence, nonuse and abandonment
    § 55-248.34
    Repealed
    § 55-248.34:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Landlord's acceptance of rent with reservation
    § 55-248.35
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Remedy after termination
    § 55-248.36
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Recovery of possession limited
    § 55-248.37
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Periodic tenancy; holdover remedies
    § 55-248.38
    Repealed
    § 55-248.38:1
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Disposal of property abandoned by tenants
    § 55-248.38:2
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Authority of sheriffs to store and sell personal property removed from residential premises; recovery of possession by owner; disposition or sale
    § 55-248.38:3
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Disposal of property of deceased tenants
  • Article 6. Retaliatory ActionRead all
  • § 55-248.39
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Retaliatory conduct prohibited
    § 55-248.40
    (Repealed effective October 1, 2019) Actions to enforce chapter