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Connecticut General Statutes

Selected Statutes:

Title 47a. Landlord & Tenant

Chapter 830 Rights and Responsibilities of Landlord and Tenant

Chapter 831 Advance Rental Payment. Security Deposits

Chapter 832 Summary Process (Eviction)

  • Sec. 47a-23.  Notice to quit possession or occupancy of premises. Form. Delivery. Federal termination notice.

  • Sec. 47a-23a. Complaint.

  • Sec. 47a-23b. Service of notice to quit or summons if lessee a nonresident or if whereabouts unknown.

  • Sec. 47a-23c. Prohibition on eviction of certain tenants except for good cause.

  • Sec. 47a-26. Failure to Appear. Judgment.

  • Sec. 47a-26a. Failure to Plead. Judgment.

Chapter 833 Entry and Detainer

Chapter 833a Public Enforcement of Health and Safety Standards in Tenement and Boarding Houses, and in Rented Dwellings

Title 19a - Public Health and Well-Being

  • Sec. 19a-109. Heating and provision of utilities for buildings. Hot water. Termination of services

Title 8. Zoning, Planning, Housing, Economic and Community Development and Human Resources

  • Chapter 135 Uniform Relocation Assistance Act
    The purpose of this chapter is to establish a uniform policy for the fair and equitable treatment of persons displaced by the acquisition of real property by state and local land acquisition programs, by building code enforcement activities, or by a program of voluntary rehabilitation of buildings or other improvements conducted pursuant to governmental supervision.

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Connecticut Regulations

Connecticut Practice Book

Selected rules:

  • Sec. 17-30. Summary Process; Default and Judgment for Failure to Appear or Plead

  • Sec. 17-53. Summary Process Executions

Library Materials

  • Connecticut Landlord and Tenant Law with Forms, by Noble F. Allen (2008).

  • The Connecticut Summary Process Manual, by Paul J. Marzinotto (2002).

The above treatises are available at each of your local law libraries.

Federal Laws - US Code

Title 42, Chapter 135: Residency and Service Requirements in Federally Assisted Housing.

  • Subchapter I Standards and Obligations of Residency in Federally Assisted Housing

  • Subchapter II Authority to Provide Preferences for Elderly Residents and Units for Disabled Residents in Certain Section 8 Assisted Housing

  • Subchapter III Service Coordinators for Elderly and Disabled Residents of Federally Assisted Housing

  • Subchapter IV General Provisions

  • Subchapter V Safety and Security in Public and Assisted Housing

Title 42, Chapter 8: Low Income Housing
 

Federal Regulations (CFR)

Title 24, Chapter II, Part 247: Eviction from Certain Subsidized and HUD-Owned Projects

 

HUD Handbooks

Occupancy Requirements of Subsidized Multifamily Housing Programs (4350.3)

  • Chapter 8: Termination

 

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