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Subchapter 002 : Permits and Rules(Cite as: 10 V.S.A. § 6241)
§ 6241. Access
(a) A park owner may enter a mobile home lot in the park with the resident’s consent, which shall not be unreasonably withheld.
(b) A park owner may also enter a mobile home lot in the park between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on no less than 12 hours’ notice for any of the following purposes:
(1) to inspect the premises;
(2) to make necessary or agreed repairs, alterations, or improvements;
(3) to supply agreed services;
(4) to show the lot to prospective or actual purchasers, mortgagees, residents, workers, or contractors.
(c) A park owner may enter a mobile home lot without notice or permission if, in the course of performing repairs in the mobile home park, the owner discovers that it is necessary to enter a lot to complete the repairs, provided that the owner could not reasonably have foreseen the necessity to enter the lot at the time the repairs were commenced. A park owner shall attempt to obtain permission from the resident before entering the lot, at a minimum, by attempting to contact the resident at any telephone number the owner has for the resident and in person at the mobile home.
(d) A park owner may enter a mobile home or a mobile home lot in the park without notice or permission when the park owner reasonably believes that there is a likelihood of imminent injury to any person, damage to property, or interruption of utility services. (Added 1983, No. 235 (Adj. Sess.), § 3; amended 1993, No. 141 (Adj. Sess.), § 5, eff. May 6, 1994; 2007, No. 176 (Adj. Sess.), § 63.)