911. Procedure for increasing rent under assured periodic tenancies.

The following provisions apply to:

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    (1)     a statutory periodic tenancy1 other than one which cannot2 for the time being be an assured tenancy3; and

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    (2)     any other periodic tenancy which is an assured tenancy, other than one in relation to which there is a provision, for the time being binding on the tenant4, under which the rent for a particular period of the tenancy will or may be greater than the rent for an earlier period5 (such as a rent review clause)6.

For the purpose of securing an increase in the rent under a tenancy that falls within head (1)