§ 47-16-01 Leasing of real property – Definition
§ 47-16-02 Limitations on leases
§ 47-16-02.1 Rent controls – Prohibited
§ 47-16-03 Filing farm lease containing reservation of title to crop – Waiver of rights on failure to file
§ 47-16-04 Products during lease belong to lessee – Exception
§ 47-16-05 Lease of realty presumed for one year
§ 47-16-06 When a lease is presumed renewed
§ 47-16-06.1 Automatic renewal of leases of residential real property – When notice required
§ 47-16-07 Leases – Notice by landlord to change terms – When effective
§ 47-16-07.1 Real property and dwelling security deposits – Limitations and requirements
§ 47-16-07.2 Statement detailing condition of premises to accompany rental agreement
§ 47-16-07.3 When landlord may enter apartment
§ 47-16-07.4 Fraudulent misrepresentations – Receipt of security deposit
§ 47-16-07.5 Disability documentation for service or assistance animal in rental dwelling
§ 47-16-07.6 Service animals – Housing – Penalties for furnishing fraudulent disability documentation
§ 47-16-08 Quiet possession of leased property
§ 47-16-09 Ordinary care must be exercised by lessee
§ 47-16-10 Injuries to real property – Must be repaired by lessee
§ 47-16-11 Use of real property for purpose leased – Violation
§ 47-16-13 When lessee may repair or vacate premises
§ 47-16-13.1 Landlord obligations – Maintenance of premises
§ 47-16-13.2 Tenant obligations – Maintenance of dwelling unit
§ 47-16-13.3 Unconscionability
§ 47-16-13.4 Remedy after termination
§ 47-16-13.5 Mitigation of damages
§ 47-16-13.6 Enforcement of sections 47-16-13.1 through 47-16-13.6
§ 47-16-13.7 Eviction – Lessee liable for rent during term of lease
§ 47-16-14 When a lease of real property terminates
§ 47-16-15 Notice of termination of lease
§ 47-16-16 When lessor may terminate lease
§ 47-16-17 When lessee may terminate lease
§ 47-16-17.1 Termination due to domestic abuse
§ 47-16-18 When lease of real property is terminated by death
§ 47-16-19 Term of lease governed by manner of payment of rent
§ 47-16-20 Rents – When payable
§ 47-16-21 When proportionate part of lease paid by lessee
§ 47-16-22 Rent due upon lease for life – Recovery
§ 47-16-23 Rent dependent on life of person – Collection after death
§ 47-16-25 Notice of adverse proceedings to landlord
§ 47-16-26 Double letting of room prohibited
§ 47-16-27 Right of tenant
§ 47-16-28 Succession to rights in real property or rent transfers
§ 47-16-29 Remedies against assignees of lessor
§ 47-16-30 Remedies against assignees of lessee
§ 47-16-30.1 Abandoned property – Disposal by lessor
§ 47-16-36 Duty of lessee to have terminated or forfeited lease released – Publication notice – Satisfaction of lease to be recorded – Notice to real property owner – Remedies
§ 47-16-37 Action to obtain release – Damages, costs, and attorney’s fees – Attachment
§ 47-16-38 Surrender of lease by lessee
§ 47-16-39 Record of surrender
§ 47-16-39.1 Obligation to pay royalties – Breach
§ 47-16-39.2 Inspection of production and royalty payment records
§ 47-16-39.3 Division orders – Definition, function, and operation
§ 47-16-39.4 Resolution of spacing unit ownership interest disputes
§ 47-16-40 Record of lease as notice for definite term – Extension upon contingency – Affidavit
§ 47-16-41 Demand for release before bringing action – Evidence

Terms Used In North Dakota Code > Chapter 47-16

  • 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.
  • Attorney-in-fact: A person who, acting as an agent, is given written authorization by another person to transact business for him (her) out of court.
  • children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See North Dakota Code 1-01-18
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • 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.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • 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.
  • Executor: includes administrator and "administrator" includes executor. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute means the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Individual: means a human being. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • 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.
  • Person: means an individual, organization, government, political subdivision, or government agency or instrumentality. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • week: means seven consecutive days and the word "month" a calendar month. See North Dakota Code 1-01-33
  • written: include "typewriting" and "typewritten" and "printing" and "printed" except in the case of signatures and when the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See North Dakota Code 1-01-37
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See North Dakota Code 1-01-33