Common Interest Ownership Act (2008)


This act contains provisions for the formation, management, and termination of any common interest community, including condominiums, planned communities, and real estate cooperatives. The act includes a 2014 amendment to Section 3-116 to clarify the lien priority rules after a series of conflicting court decisions.

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Benjamin Orzeske borzeske@uniformlaws.org


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Legislative Tracking

2016 Introductions & Enactments
Washington SB 5263 PedersenIntroduced
West Virginia HB 4231 SkinnerIntroduced


Drafting History

Origin: Completed by the Uniform Law Commissioners in 2008.
Committee/Resources: Common Interest Ownership Act (2008)
Related Versions: Common Interest Ownership Act (1982)
Common Interest Ownership Act (1994)