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Civil Code - CIV

DIVISION 3. OBLIGATIONS [1427 - 3272.9]

  ( Heading of Division 3 amended by Stats. 1988, Ch. 160, Sec. 14. )

PART 4. OBLIGATIONS ARISING FROM PARTICULAR TRANSACTIONS [1738 - 3273]

  ( Part 4 enacted 1872. )

TITLE 5. HIRING [1925 - 1997.270]

  ( Title 5 enacted 1872. )

CHAPTER 6. Assignment and Sublease [1995.010 - 1995.340]

  ( Chapter 6 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 982, Sec. 2. )

ARTICLE 1. General Provisions [1995.010 - 1995.030]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 982, Sec. 2. )

1995.010.
  

This chapter applies to transfer of a tenant’s interest in a lease of real property for other than residential purposes.

(Added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 982, Sec. 2.)

1995.020.
  

As used in this chapter:

(a) “Landlord” includes a tenant who is a sublandlord under a sublease.

(b) “Lease” means a lease or sublease of real property for other than residential purposes, and includes modifications and other agreements affecting a lease.

(c) “Restriction on transfer” means a provision in a lease that restricts the right of transfer of the tenant’s interest in the lease.

(d) “Tenant” includes a subtenant or assignee.

(e) “Transfer” of a tenant’s interest in a lease means an assignment, sublease, or other voluntary or involuntary transfer or encumbrance of all or part of a tenant’s interest in the lease.

(Added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 982, Sec. 2.)

1995.030.
  

Except as provided in Section 1995.270, this chapter applies to a lease executed before, on, or after January 1, 1990.

(Added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 982, Sec. 2.)

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