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The DC Code: § 16-1102 Failure of tenant to give notice to landlord.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)

If a tenant, on whom a complaint in ejectment is served, fails to give notice thereof, without delay, to his landlord or the agent of the landlord, he shall forfeit and pay to the landlord the value of three years' full rent of the premises, to be recovered by a civil action.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-1102. 1973 Ed., § 16-1102. DC CODE § 16-1102 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 564, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)