(a) A landlord is not obligated to return a tenant's security deposit or give the
tenant a written description of damages and charges until the tenant gives the landlord
a written statement of the tenant's forwarding address for the purpose of refunding
the security deposit.
(b) The tenant does not forfeit the right to a refund of the security deposit or the
right to receive a description of damages and charges merely for failing to give a
forwarding address to the landlord.
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