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Residential Tenancies Act 2010 No 42
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 23 August 2017 at 23:50)
Part 2 Division 1 Section 17
17   Certain unexecuted residential tenancy agreements enforceable
(1)  If a residential tenancy agreement has been signed by a tenant and given to the landlord or a person on the landlord’s behalf and has not been signed by the landlord:
(a)  acceptance of rent by or on behalf of the landlord without reservation, or
(b)  any other act of part performance of the agreement by or on behalf of the landlord,
gives to the document the same effect it would have if it had been signed by the landlord on the first day in respect of which rent was accepted or on the day on which such an act was first performed.
(2)  This section applies despite section 54A of the Conveyancing Act 1919.