§ 58-2501 Tenants at will; terms of lease in certain cases
§ 58-2501a When tenant may remove buildings and improvements
§ 58-2502 Tenants from year to year
§ 58-2503 Rent payable at intervals
§ 58-2504 Termination of tenancy at will; notice
§ 58-2505 Termination of tenancy from year-to-year; notice
§ 58-2506 Termination of farm or pastureland tenancy; notice
§ 58-2506a Termination of farm tenancies; landlord’s liability for certain substances and services provided by tenant
§ 58-2507 Termination of lease for three months or longer; notice; effect of payment of rent
§ 58-2508 Termination of tenancy of less than three months for nonpayment of rent; notice
§ 58-2509 Notice to quit not necessary, when
§ 58-2510 Service of notice of termination of lease or tenancy
§ 58-2511 Assignment or transfer by tenant, when
§ 58-2512 Same; re-entry upon violation of 58-2511
§ 58-2513 Attornment of tenant unnecessary; payment of rent
§ 58-2514 Attornment of tenant to stranger void, when
§ 58-2515 Remedies of sublessees
§ 58-2516 Remedies of alienees of lessors and lessees
§ 58-2517 Rents from lands granted for life
§ 58-2518 Recovery of rents dependent on life of another
§ 58-2519 Executors and administrators, remedies and liabilities
§ 58-2520 Occupant without special contract
§ 58-2521 Repairs and improvements by cotenant
§ 58-2522 Recovery by cotenant of rents and profits
§ 58-2523 Action by remainderman or reversioner for waste or trespass
§ 58-2524 Rent as lien on crop
§ 58-2525 Same; lessor’s remedies when rent payable in share of crop
§ 58-2526 Recovery of rent from purchaser of crop
§ 58-2527 Attachment for nonpayment of rent; grounds; affidavit and bond
§ 58-2528 Same; contents of affidavit; proceedings
§ 58-2530 Tenant may waive exemptions
§ 58-2531 Leasing of farm lands; provisions in certain contracts enumerated
§ 58-2532 Terms of such contracts variant from approved rental agreements
§ 58-2533 Such lease contracts against public policy and unenforceable; tenants to pay fair and reasonable sums
§ 58-2540 Title of act
§ 58-2541 Arrangements not subject to act
§ 58-2542 Jurisdiction of courts; procedure
§ 58-2543 Definitions
§ 58-2544 Finding of unconscionability; remedies; evidence
§ 58-2545 Rental agreement; terms and conditions in absence thereof
§ 58-2546 Same; agreement not signed and delivered given effect by certain actions; limitation on term
§ 58-2547 Same; prohibited terms and conditions; damages
§ 58-2548 Inventory of premises by landlord and tenant, when; copies
§ 58-2549 Receipt of rent subject to certain obligations
§ 58-2550 Security deposits; amounts; retention; return; damages for noncompliance
§ 58-2551 Disclosures required of landlord or person authorized to enter rental agreement; person failing to comply becomes landlord’s agent for certain purposes
§ 58-2552 Delivery of possession of premises; action for possession; damages
§ 58-2553 Duties of landlord; agreement that tenant perform landlord’s duties; limitations
§ 58-2554 Conveyance by landlord or termination by manager; notice; no liability for subsequent events
§ 58-2555 Duties of tenant
§ 58-2556 Rules and regulations of landlord; when enforceable
§ 58-2557 Landlord’s right to enter; limitations
§ 58-2558 Use of premises; extended absence of tenant
§ 58-2559 Material noncompliance by landlord; notice; termination of rental agreement; limitations; remedies; security deposit
§ 58-2560 Failure by landlord to deliver possession; remedies
§ 58-2561 Action for possession for nonpayment of rent; counterclaim, waiver; accrued rent, payment into court; disposition; when judgment for tenant
§ 58-2562 Damage or destruction by fire or casualty; termination of rental agreement; notice; vacation of part of dwelling; reduction of rent; security deposit
§ 58-2563 Unlawful removal or exclusion of tenant; diminished services; damages; security deposit
§ 58-2564 Material noncompliance by tenant; notice; termination of rental agreement; limitations; nonpayment of rent; remedies
§ 58-2565 Extended absence of tenant; damages; entry by landlord; abandonment by tenant, when; reasonable effort to rent required; termination of rental agreement, when; personal property of tenant; disposition, procedure; proceeds; rights of person receiving pr
§ 58-2566 Acceptance of late rent; effect
§ 58-2567 Lien or security interest in tenant’s personal property unenforceable; distraint abolished, exception
§ 58-2568 Landlord’s remedies upon termination of rental agreement
§ 58-2569 Landlord’s recovery or possession of dwelling; limitations
§ 58-2570 Termination of tenancy; notice; holdover by tenant; remedies; notice obligating tenant beyond terms of lease agreement, form
§ 58-2571 Tenant’s refusal to allow lawful access; remedies; landlord’s unlawful or unreasonable entry; remedies
§ 58-2572 Certain retaliatory actions by landlord prohibited; remedies; increased rent, when; action for possession, when
§ 58-2573 Inapplicability of act
§ 58-25,100 Title of Act
§ 58-25,101 Application of act, exclusions
§ 58-25,102 Jurisdiction of courts; procedure
§ 58-25,103 Definitions
§ 58-25,104 Finding of unconscionability, remedies; evidence
§ 58-25,105 Terms and conditions of rental agreement; terms and conditions in absence of rental agreement; notice of tenant’s rights under act
§ 58-25,106 Prohibited terms and conditions
§ 58-25,107 Receipt of rent subject to certain obligations
§ 58-25,108 Security deposits
§ 58-25,109 Disclosures required of landlord or person authorized to enter rental agreement; person failing to comply becomes landlord’s agent for certain purposes; rental agreement not signed and delivered given effect by certain actions, limitation on term; expl
§ 58-25,110 Delivery of possession of mobile home space; action for possession; damages
§ 58-25,111 Duties of landlord
§ 58-25,112 Conveyance by landlord or termination by manager; notice; no liability for subsequent events
§ 58-25,113 Duties of tenant
§ 58-25,114 Rules and regulations of landlord, when enforceable; notice; limitations
§ 58-25,115 Landlord’s right to access; limitations
§ 58-25,116 Tenant to occupy as a dwelling unit; authority to sublet
§ 58-25,117 Material noncompliance by landlord; notice; termination of rental agreement; limitations; remedies; security deposit
§ 58-25,118 Failure to deliver possession; remedies
§ 58-25,119 Unlawful removal or exclusion of tenant; diminished services; damages; security deposit
§ 58-25,120 Material noncompliance by tenant; notice; termination of rental agreement; limitations; nonpayment of rent; remedies
§ 58-25,121 Abandonment, remedies; required registration
§ 58-25,122 Acceptance of late rent, effect
§ 58-25,123 Termination of tenancy; holdover by tenant; remedies
§ 58-25,124 Tenant’s refusal to allow lawful access, remedies; landlord’s unlawful or unreasonable entry, remedies
§ 58-25,125 Certain retaliatory actions by landlord prohibited, remedies; increased rent, when; action for possession, when
§ 58-25,126 Act inapplicable to rental agreements valid prior to act; renewals, extensions or modifications
§ 58-25,127 Separate metering for water by landlord; requirements; not public utility

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes > Chapter 58 > Article 25

  • Action: includes recoupment, counterclaim, setoff, suit in equity and any other proceeding in which rights are determined, including an action for possession. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Building and housing codes: includes any law, ordinance or governmental regulation concerning fitness for habitation, or the construction, maintenance, operation, occupancy, use or appearance of any premises or dwelling unit. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Counterclaim: A claim that a defendant makes against a plaintiff.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: is a pplied to an instrument conveying lands but does not imply a sealed instrument. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Dwelling unit: means a structure or the part of a structure that is used as a home, residence or sleeping place by one person who maintains a household or by two or more persons who maintain a common household; but such term shall not include real property used to accommodate a manufactured home or mobile home, unless such manufactured home or mobile home is rented or leased by the landlord. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Good faith: means honesty in fact in the conduct of the transaction concerned. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Landlord: means the owner, lessor or sublessor of the dwelling unit, or the building of which it is a part, and it also means a manager of the premises who fails to disclose as required by K. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Manufactured home: means a structure which:

    (1) Is transportable in one or more sections which, in the traveling mode, is 8 body feet or more in width or 40 body feet or more in length, or, when erected on site, is 320 or more square feet, and which is built on a permanent chassis and designed to be used as a dwelling, with or without permanent foundation, when connected to the required utilities, and includes the plumbing, heating, air conditioning and electrical systems contained therein; and

    (2) is subject to the federal manufactured home construction and safety standards established pursuant to 42 U. See Kansas Statutes 77-201

  • Mobile home: means a structure which:

    (1) Is transportable in one or more sections which, in the traveling mode, is 8 body feet or more in width and 36 body feet or more in length and is built on a permanent chassis and designed to be used as a dwelling, with or without a permanent foundation, when connected to the required utilities, and includes the plumbing, heating, air conditioning and electrical systems contained therein; and

    (2) is not subject to the federal manufactured home construction and safety standards established pursuant to 42 U. See Kansas Statutes 77-201

  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Organization: includes a corporation, government, governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, two or more persons having a joint or common interest, and any other legal or commercial entity. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Owner: means one or more persons, jointly or severally, in whom is vested: (1) All or part of the legal title to property; or (2) all or part of the beneficial ownership and a right to prevent use and enjoyment of the premises; and such term includes a mortgagee in possession. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: includes an individual or organization. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, evidences of debt and things in action, and digital assets as defined in the revised uniform fiduciary access to digital assets act, K. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Premises: means a dwelling unit and the structure of which it is a part and facilities and appurtenances therein and grounds, areas and facilities held out for the use of tenants generally or the use of which is promised to the tenant. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • real property: include lands, tenements and hereditaments, and all rights to them and interest in them, equitable as well as legal. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Rent: means all payments to be made to the landlord under the rental agreement, other than the security deposit. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Rental agreement: means all agreements, written or oral, and valid rules and regulations adopted under K. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Residence: means the place which is adopted by a person as the person's place of habitation and to which, whenever the person is absent, the person has the intention of returning. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Roomer: means a person occupying a dwelling unit that lacks a major bathroom and kitchen facility, in a structure where one or more major facilities are used in common by occupants of the dwelling unit and other dwelling units. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Security deposit: means any sum of money specified in a rental agreement, however denominated, to be deposited with a landlord by a tenant as a condition precedent to the occupancy of a dwelling unit, which sum of money, or any part thereof, may be forfeited by the tenant under the terms of the rental agreement upon the occurrence or breach of conditions specified therein. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Single family residence: means a structure maintained and used as a single dwelling unit. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Tenant: means a person entitled under a rental agreement to occupy a dwelling unit to the exclusion of others. See Kansas Statutes 58-2543
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Undertaking: means a promise or security in any form where required by law. See Kansas Statutes 77-201