Outline of Landlord-Tenant Act

Posted on October 25, 2007


The Alabama Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, Act 2006-316 (hereinafter “the Act”), which became effective in January 2006, marked a substantial change in the protections afforded to landlords and tenants alike in residential lease agreements.

The following provisions represent changes and additions to the previous Alabama law governing the landlord-tenant relationship:


Brice Johnston, Goodrich Law Firm, LLC