Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2019

Amendment of Chapter 3 of Part 5 of Act of 2004

15. Chapter 3 of Part 5 of the Act of 2004 is amended by the insertion of the following section:

“Duration of tenancy for purposes of this Chapter

64B. (1) For the purposes of this Chapter, a Part 4 tenancy and any further Part 4 tenancy entered into following the expiration of—

(a) the said Part 4 tenancy, or

(b) a further Part 4 tenancy,

shall be treated as one tenancy, and references in this Chapter to duration of tenancy shall be construed accordingly.

(2) This section is without prejudice to subsection (2) of section 61.”.