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SF 4075

as introduced - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 03/12/2020 02:53pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

Current Version - as introduced

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A bill for an act
relating to housing; requiring prorated rent for the last month of tenancy; prohibiting
early renewal of leases when the lease will last ten months; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B.


Section 1.

new text begin [504B.116] PRORATED RENT REQUIRED.
new text end

new text begin When a lease term for a residential unit ends on a date before the last day of the final
month, the amount of rent to be paid for the final month owed for the final month of rent
must be prorated for the actual number of days the tenant is allowed to occupy the unit.
This provision applies to all leases, including leases requiring the last month of rent to be
paid in advance.
new text end

Sec. 2.

new text begin [504B.144] EARLY RENEWAL.
new text end

new text begin When a landlord and a tenant sign a residential lease for a term that is at least ten months,
the landlord must not require the tenant to renew the lease until at least four months have
passed since the tenant occupied the unit.
new text end