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The DC Code: § 42-3204 Notice to quit--Tenancies by sufferance; apportionment of rent.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

A tenancy by sufferance may be terminated at any time by a notice in writing from the landlord to the tenant to quit the premises leased, or by such notice from the tenant to the landlord of his intention to quit on the 30th day after the day of the service of the notice. If such notice expires before any periodic instalment of rent falls due, according to the terms of the tenancy, the landlord shall be entitled to a proportionate part of such instalment to the date fixed for quitting the premises.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-1404. 1973 Ed., § 45-904. DC CODE § 42-3204 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1382, ch. 854, § 1221.)