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SECTION 702
Rent in a residential dwelling
Real Property Actions & Proceedings (RPA) CHAPTER 81, ARTICLE 7
§ 702. Rent in a residential dwelling. In a proceeding relating to a
residential dwelling or housing accommodation, the term "rent" shall
mean the monthly or weekly amount charged in consideration for the use
and occupation of a dwelling pursuant to a written or oral rental
agreement. No fees, charges or penalties other than rent may be sought
in a summary proceeding pursuant to this article, notwithstanding any
language to the contrary in any lease or rental agreement.