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New California Law Reduces The Amount of Notice That A Victim of Domestic Violence Must Give A Landlord To Terminate a Tenancy

Effective as of January 1, 2016, California Assembly Bill 418 reduces the amount of notice that a tenant, who is a victim of domestic violence, is required to give a landlord to terminate a tenancy from 30 days to 14 days. This Bill is codified in Civil Code section 1946.7.

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January 11, 2016 | Landlord-Tenant Law |