2010 Tennessee Code
Title 66 - Property
Chapter 28 - Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act
Part 2 - Rental Agreements
66-28-202 - Effect of unsigned or undelivered agreement.

66-28-202. Effect of unsigned or undelivered agreement.

(a)  If the landlord does not sign a written rental agreement, acceptance of rent without reservation by the landlord binds the parties on a month to month tenancy.

(b)  Any person or persons taking possession without payment and failing to sign a written rental agreement delivered to them by the landlord or who enter without oral agreement are deemed to be trespassers and will be evicted forthwith.

[Acts 1975, ch. 245, § 1.402; T.C.A., § 64-2812.]  

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