482. Covenants binding two or more persons.

Where, in consequence of the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995, two or more persons are bound by the same covenant1, they are so bound both jointly and severally2; and where, by virtue of the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995:

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    (1)     two or more persons are bound jointly and severally by the same covenant3; and

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    (2)     any of the persons so bound is released from the covenant4,

the release does not extend5 to any other of those persons6.

For the purpose of providing for contribution between persons who, by virtue of the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995, are bound