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rent control

regulation by law of the rent a landlord can charge for domestic accommodation and of his right to evict tenants.
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Catriona explained: "Mary's capacity to mobilise working-class families, especially women, to challenge the power of landlords and the state during the 1915 rent strike, led to the passing of one of Europe's first rent restriction acts.
The report also said that East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction (Amendment) Act, 2001 was extended to the Union Territory of Chandigarh by notification dated on October 9.
3 Under the 20/50 set-aside, at least 20 percent of the units in the project must be designated for households with a maximum income and rent restriction at 50 percent of AMGI.
7, 1994, an owner of a low-income building receiving a credit allocation prior to 1990 could irrevocably elect to meet the 200% rent restriction rather than the 300% rent restriction.
He also urged the government for paying urgent attention to the issue and arranging early passage of rent restriction law from the Parliament so that the traders could fully focus on growth of business activities.
Yousaf Rajput President Traders Welfare Association Blue Area Islamabad, Mohammad Hussain General Secretary, Traders Welfare Association, Super Market, Islamabad, Raja Abdul Majeed and Amin Pirzada said that with the consensus of all stakeholders an amended bill of rent restriction law for Islamabad was prepared that was presented in the National Assembly by MNAs Mian Abdul Manan and Asad Umar long time ago.
ISLAMABAD -- The Ministry of Interior has decided in principle to extend the Islamabad Rent Restriction Ordinance, 2001 to the rural areas and housing societies through a statutory regulatory order (SRO).
He introduced the groundb reaking He introduced the groundb reaking Rent Restriction Act, which froze Rent Restriction Act, which froze rents at pre–war rates and pr otected rents at pre–war rates and pr otected vulnerable families.
To this effect two separate draft ordinances entitled Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Hotel Restriction (security) Ordinance 2014 and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Rent Restriction (security) Ordinance 2014 have been prepared containing the relevant laws and recommending stern punishments for non compliance of the aforesaid rules.
If the tenant moves out before then, the rent restriction remains intact.
Art critic and social philosopher John Ruskin alone can be credited with thinking up Green Belts, Smokeless Zones,free schools, free libraries, rent restriction legislation and town planning.
It said: 'After the expiration of tenancy period a tenant though can continue to hold over the possession of the rented premises, but his tenancy is rendered invalid in that it has come to an end, and if there is no express consent of the landlord to extend the tenancy period the tenant shall be guilty of having infringed the conditions of tenancy , rendering him liable to be evicted under Section 17(2)(ii)(b) of Islamabad Rent Restriction Ordinance 2001.