(1) If the tenant refuses to allow lawful access, the landlord may obtain injunctive
relief to compel access, or terminate the rental agreement. In either case the landlord may recover actual damages and reasonable attorney's
(2) If the landlord makes an unlawful entry or a lawful entry in an unreasonable
manner or makes repeated demands for entry otherwise lawful but which have the effect
of unreasonably harassing the tenant, the tenant may obtain injunctive relief to prevent
the reoccurrence of the conduct or terminate the rental agreement. In either case the tenant may recover actual damages and reasonable attorney's fees.
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Response sent, thank you
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.