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Utah Leases and Rental Agreements Laws

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Code Section57-17-1, et seq.; 57-21-1, et seq.
Terms of LeasesHoldover tenant is bound to covenants previously agreed to and binding in first term (Cottonwood Mall Co. v. Sine, 767 P.2d 499, 503.)
DepositsNo limit on deposit; interest on deposit not required; deposit must be returned within 15 days of termination or 30 days if there is damage to the rented premise
DiscriminationNo discrimination on basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, familial status, source of income, disability; housing for older persons exempted; no discrimination against children unless in adults-only apartment complex, condo, or other housing not violating federal law
Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act Adopted?No

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