4781.44 Partial release of rent before trial.

(A) If a park operator brings an action for the release of rent deposited with a clerk of court, the court may, during the pendency of the action, upon application of the park operator, release part of the rent on deposit for payment of the periodic interest on a mortgage on the premises, the periodic principal payments on a mortgage on the premises, the insurance premiums for the premises, real estate taxes on the premises, utility services, repairs, and other customary and usual costs of operating the premises.

(B) In determining whether to release rent for the payments described in division (A) of this section, the court shall consider the amount of rent the park operator receives from other lots, the cost of operating these lots, and the costs which may be required to remedy the condition contained in the notice given pursuant to division (A) of section 4781.41 of the Revised Code.

Renumbered from § 3733.123 and amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.127, HB 487, §101.01, eff. 9/10/2012.

Effective Date: 01-13-1978