Residential Tenants' Right to Repair Act

Allows renters to make repairs in certain circumstances and deduct the costs from rent.

The Residential Tenants' Right to Repair Act is the Illinois law that defines the circumstances under which a renter is allowed to make repairs and deduct the costs of those repairs from their rent.

Authority: 
Illinois State
Citation: 
765 ILCS 742/1 et seq. (2013).