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Title 9 : Commerce and Trade

Chapter 137 : RESIDENTIAL RENTAL AGREEMENTS

(Cite as: 9 V.S.A. § 4452)
  • § 4452. Exclusions

    Unless created to avoid the application of this chapter, this chapter does not apply to any of the following:

    (1) occupancy at a public or private institution, operated for the purpose of providing medical, geriatric, educational, counseling, religious, or similar service;

    (2) occupancy under a contract of sale of a dwelling unit or the property of which it is a part, if the occupant is the purchaser or a person who succeeds to the interest of the purchaser;

    (3) occupancy by a member of a fraternal, social, or religious organization in the portion of a building operated for the benefit of the organization;

    (4) transient occupancy in a hotel, motel, or lodgings during the time the occupancy is subject to a tax levied under 32 V.S.A. chapter 225;

    (5) occupancy by the owner of a condominium unit or the holder of a proprietary lease in a cooperative;

    (6) rental of a mobile home lot governed by 10 V.S.A. chapter 153;

    (7) transient residence in a campground, which for the purposes of this chapter means any property used for seasonal or short-term vacation or recreational purposes on which are located cabins, tents, or lean-tos, or campsites designed for temporary set-up of portable or mobile camping, recreational, or travel dwelling units, including tents, campers, and recreational vehicles such as motor homes, travel trailers, truck campers, and van campers;

    (8) transient occupancy in a hotel, motel, or lodgings during the time the occupant is a recipient of General Assistance or Emergency Assistance temporary housing assistance, regardless of whether the occupancy is subject to a tax levied under 32 V.S.A. chapter 225; or

    (9) occupancy of a dwelling unit without right or permission by a person who is not a tenant. (Added 1985, No. 175 (Adj. Sess.), § 1; amended 1987, No. 116, § 1; 1987, No. 252 (Adj. Sess.), § 1; 2007, No. 196 (Adj. Sess.), § 1; 2015, No. 58, § E.321.3; 2015, No. 126 (Adj. Sess.), § 2.)