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940 CMR 3.17 (Attorney General 93A Regulations)

3.17: Landlord-Tenant   (1) Conditions and Maintenance of a Dwelling Unit. It shall be an unfair or deceptive act or practice for an owner to:   (a) Rent a dwelling unit which, at the inception of the tenancy   1. contains a condition which amounts to a violation...
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MGL 111, sec 127L (repair and deduct)

Section 127L. When violations of the standards of fitness for human habitation as established in the state sanitary code, or of other applicable laws, ordinances, by-laws, rules or regulations, may endanger or materially impair the health, safety or well-being of a tenant of residential premises and are so...
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MGL 186, sec 22 (water submetering)

Section 22. (a) For the purposes of this section the following words shall have the following meanings:—   “Common area”, any portion of a building with more than 1 dwelling unit that is not incorporated within a dwelling unit.   “Customer service charge”, a fixed amount charged by...
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MGL 186, 15B (security deposit and last month)

Section 15B. (1) (a) No lease relating to residential real property shall contain a provision that a lessor may, except to inspect the premises, to make repairs thereto or to show the same to a prospective tenant, purchaser, mortgagee or its agents, enter the premises before the termination...
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MGL 239, 8A (Rent Withholding)

Section 8A. In any action under this chapter to recover possession of any premises rented or leased for dwelling purposes, brought pursuant to a notice to quit for nonpayment of rent, or where the tenancy has been terminated without fault of the tenant or occupant, the tenant or...
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MGL 239, sec 4 (physical evictions law)

Section 4. (a) If an officer, serving an execution issued on a judgment for the plaintiff for possession of land or tenements, removes personal property, belonging to a person other than the plaintiff, from the land or tenements, he shall forthwith cause it to be stored for the...
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105 CMR 410.00 Sanitary Code

105 CMR 410.000: MINIMUM STANDARDS OF FITNESS FOR HUMAN HABITATION (STATE SANITARY CODE, CHAPTER II)   Section   410.001: Purpose 410.002: Authority 410.003: Citation 410.010: Scope 410.020: Definitions 410.100: Kitchen Facilities 410.150: Washbasins, Toilets, Tubs and Showers 410.151: Shared Facilities 410.152: Privies and Chemical Toilets Prohibited; Exceptions 410.180:...
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LLC Regulation 950 CMR 112.00: M.G.L. c. 156C

950 CMR: OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE COMMONWEALTH 950 CMR 112.00: LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES Section 112.01: Purpose 112.02: Definitions 112.03: Place to File 112.04: On-line Services 112.05: Division Hours 112.06: General Filing Requirements 112.07: Forms 112.08: Filing of Certificates 112.09: Document Delivery 112.10: Effective Time and Date...
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