1119. Demoted tenancies in England that are to become flexible tenancies.

As from 1 April 20121, the following provisions have effect.

With regard to a demoted tenancy2 of a dwelling house3 in England4 that5:

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    (1)     was created on the termination of a flexible tenancy6; and

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    (2)     ceases to be a demoted tenancy and becomes7 a secure tenancy8,

if the landlord9 has served a notice such as is described in heads (a) to (c) below on the tenant10 before the end of the demoted tenancy then, on ceasing to be a demoted tenancy, the tenancy becomes a secure tenancy for a term certain that is a flexible tenancy11. The notice must:

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    (a)     state