Virginia Code > Title 55 > Chapter 13.2 – Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act

Current as of: 2011

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