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Residential Tenancies Act
Part XVIII


Transition


Applications made under Tenant Protection Act, 1997

242. (1) Despite the repeal of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 but subject to the other provisions of this section, that Act shall be deemed to be continued in force for the purpose only of continuing and finally disposing of applications that were made under that Act before that Act was repealed, including any appeals, motions or other steps in those applications. 2006, c. 17, s. 242 (1).


Default orders

(2) Sections 177 and 192 of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 do not apply to an application referred to in subsection 192 (1) of that Act unless, before that Act was repealed, an order was made with respect to the application without holding a hearing. 2006, c. 17, s. 242 (2).


Powers on eviction applications

(3) Section 83 of this Act applies, with necessary modifications, and section 84 of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 does not apply, to an application made under the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 before that Act was repealed for an order evicting a tenant, unless the final order in the application was made before that Act was repealed. 2006, c. 17, s. 242 (3).


Eviction orders for arrears of rent

(4) If, pursuant to subsection (1), subsections 72 (4) to (10) of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 apply to an eviction order, subsections 74 (11) to (18) of this Act also apply, with necessary modifications, to the eviction order. 2006, c. 17, s. 242 (4).


Eviction and other orders for arrears of rent

(5) Section 82 of this Act applies, with necessary modifications, to an application by a landlord under section 69 of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 for an order terminating a tenancy and evicting a tenant based on a notice of termination under s ection 61 of that Act, and to an application by a landlord under subsection 86 (1) of that Act, unless the final order in the application was made before that Act was repealed. 2006, c. 17, s. 242 (5).


Breach of landlord's responsibility to repair

(6) Section 195 of this Act applies, with necessary modifications, and section 182 of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 does not apply, to an application made under subsection 32 (1) of that Act before it was repealed for an order determining that a landlord breached the obligations under subsection 24 (1) or 110 (1) of that Act, unless a final order was made under subsection 34 (1) or 110 (3) of that Act before it was repealed. 2006, c. 17, s. 242 (6).


Application for above guideline increase

(7) Subsections 126 (12) and (13) of this Act apply, with necessary modifications, to an application made under section 138 of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997, unless a final order was made under subsection 138 (6) or (10) of that Act before it was repealed. 2006, c. 17, s. 242 (7).


Proceedings before other bodies under earlier legislation

243. Section 223 of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 continues to apply, despite the repeal of that Act. 2006, c. 17, s. 243.


Orders, etc., under former Act

244. Subject to section 242, a reference in this Act to an order, application, notice, by-law or other thing made, given, passed or otherwise done under a provision of this Act includes a reference to an order, application, notice, by-law or thing made, given, passed or done under the corresponding provision of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997. 2006, c. 17, s. 244.


Information from former Rent Registry

245. (1) The Board shall provide any information it received under subsection 157 (3) of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997 to members of the public on request. 2006, c. 17, s. 245 (1).


Application

(2) Subsection (1) does not apply after the first anniversary of the date this section comes into force. 2006, c. 17, s. 245 (2).


Use of certain forms

246. Despite the repeal of the Tenant Protection Act, 1997, the form of a notice of rent increase, notice of increased charges in a care home or notice of termination that could have been used under that Act may be used for the corresponding purpose under this Act any time within two months after this section comes into force. 2006, c. 17, s. 246.



247.-260. Omitted (amends or repeals other Acts). 2006, c. 17, s. 247-260.

261. Omitted (provides for amendments to provisions of this Act). 2006, c. 17, s. 261.

262. Omitted (provides for coming into force of provisions of this Act). 2006, c. 17, s. 262.

263. Omitted (enacts short title of this Act). 2006, c. 17, s. 263.



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