1098. Cases where the tenant is himself a successor.

In relation to a secure tenancy1, the tenant2 is himself a successor if:

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    (1)     the tenancy vested in him on succession to a periodic tenancy3; or

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    (2)     he was a joint tenant and had become the sole tenant4; or

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    (3)     the tenancy is a periodic tenancy arising on the ending of a term certain5, and the first tenancy was granted to another person or jointly to him and another person6; or

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    (4)     he became the tenant on the tenancy being assigned to him7; or

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    (5)     he become the tenant on the tenancy being vested in him on the death