Section 10.11 Failure to Perform Ordinary Repair and Maintenance

(Amended March 7, 1989)

(a) Up to 60 days following receipt by the tenant of a notice of rent increase, a tenant may petition for a denial of any increase (except certified capital improvements, rehabilitation, and/or energy conservation work) if the landlord has failed to perform requested repair, replacement or maintenance, as required by state and local law.

(b) Petitions based on the above grounds must be accompanied by a copy of the notice of rent increase, a statement of the nature, and extent of the necessary repairs and/or maintenance together with supporting documentation.