State Adoptions of URLTA Landlord Duties

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URLTA Duties for Landlords in Section 2.104(a):

(1) Comply with the requirements of applicable building and housing codes materially affecting health and safety;

(2) Make all repairs and do whatever is necessary to put and keep the premises in a fit and habitable condition;

(3) Keep all common areas of the premises in a clean and safe condition;

(4) Maintain in good and safe working order and condition all electrical, plumbing, sanitary, heating, ventilating, air-conditioning, and other facilities and appliances, including elevators, supplied or required to be supplied by him;

(5) Provide and maintain appropriate receptacles and conveniences for the removal of ashes, garbage, rubbish, and other waste incidental to the occupancy of the dwelling unit and arrange for their removal; and

(6) Supply running water and reasonable amounts of hot water at all times and reasonable heat [between [October 1] and [May 1]] except where the building that includes the dwelling unit is not required by law to be equipped for that purpose, or the dwelling unit is so constructed that heat or hot water is generated by an installation within the exclusive control of the tenant and supplied by a direct public utility connection.

A-C | D-H | I-L | M | N | O-R | S-U | V-W
URLTA Section 2.104(a) Provision
State Citation 1. Comply with Codes 2. Keep Fit & Habitable 3. Clean Common Area 4. Keep Utilities Working 5. Handle Wastes 6. Provide Heat & Water
ALABAMA  35-9A-204 Same Similar  Same  Same  Same Same
ALASKA  34.03.100 None Same Same Same Same Same
ARIZONA  33-1324 Limited Same Same Same Same Same
ARKANSAS  None found None None None  None  None  None
CALIFORNIA  1941.1 Similar None Added Similar  Similar  Similar
COLORADO  38-12-503&505 Limited Limited  Limited Limited  Limited  Similar
CONNECTICUT  47a-7 Similar Similar  Same Same Same  Same
DELAWARE  5305 Added Similar Similar Limited Limited Similar 
FLORIDA  83.51 Added None Similar Limited Similar Similar
GEORGIA  44-7-13 None None None Similar None  None
HAWAII  521-42 Same None Similar Limited Similar Similar 
IDAHO  None found None None None None None None
INDIANA  32-31-8-5 Added Limited Limited Similar None Similar
IOWA  562A.15 Same Same Similar Same  Same  Same
KANSAS  58-2553 Similar None Limited Same Similar Same 
KENTUCKY  383.595 Same Same Same Same None Same
LOUISIANA  2901-2700 None Limited None  Similar  None None
MAINE  6026 None  Limited None None None  Limited
MICHIGAN  554.139 Similar   Limited None None None  None
MINNESOTA  504B.161 Similar Limited Limited None None None
MISSISSIPPI  89-8-23 Same None None Limited None None
MISSOURI  441.234 Limited Limited  None None None None
MONTANA  70-24-303 Limited Similar Same Same Same Same
NEBRASKA  76-1419 Limited Same  Same Same Same  Same
NEVADA  118A.290 Similar Similar Limited Similar Similar Similar 
NEW HAMPSHIRE  48-A:14 None None None Limited None Similar
NEW MEXICO  47-8-20 Limited Limited Limited Similar Same Same
NORTH CAROLINA  42-42 Similar Same Limited  Similar None None
NORTH DAKOTA  None found None None None None None None
OHIO  5321.04 Added Same Same Same  Limited Similar
OKLAHOMA  118 None Same Similar Same Limited Similar
OREGON  90.32 None None Similar Similar Limited Similar
PENNSYLVANIA  250.501-A None None None None None None
RHODE ISLAND  34-18-22 Same Same Same Same Same  Same
SOUTH CAROLINA  27-40-440 Same Limited Limited Similar None Similar
TENNESSEE  66-28-304 Same Same Same None Limited None
TEXAS  None found None Limited None None  None Similar
UTAH  57-22-4 Similar Similar Similar None Limited Limited
VERMONT  4457 Similar Similar None None None  Similar
VIRGINIA  55-248.13 Same Same Same Same Same Same 
WASHINGTON  59.18.060 Limited None Limited Limited Limited Similar
WEST VIRGINIA  37-6-30 Added Similar Similar Limited Limited Same
WISCONSIN  704.05 None None None None None None
WYOMING  1-21-1203 None Limited Limited Similar None  Limited
ILLINOIS Unknown            
MARYLAND Unknown            
MASSACHUSETTS Unknown            
NEW JERSEY Unknown            
NEW YORK Unknown            
SOUTH DAKOTA Unknown            
Arizona Mobile 33-1434   Added  Same   Same   Same  Limited Limited 
Colorado Mobile 38-12-212.3   None  None  None  None None   Limited
Connecticut Mobile  21-82  Added  None  Same  Similar Limited  Limited 
Iowa Mobile  562b.16  Added  Same  Same  Same  Limited Limited  
Nebraska Mobile  76-1492  None  Same  Same Same  Limited   Limited  
Texas Mobile  94.152  Limited  Limited  Limited  None  Limited  None
Washington Mobile  59.20.130  Added  None  Limited  Similar  None  None


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