1099. Succession to a periodic tenancy.

The following provisions apply where a secure tenant dies1 and the tenancy2 is a periodic tenancy3.

Where there is a person qualified to succeed the tenant4, the tenancy vests5 in that person or, if there is more than one such person:

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    (1)     as from 1 April 20126, and in the case of a tenancy in England7 only, in such one of them as may be agreed between them or as may, where there is no agreement, be selected by the landlord8;

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    (2)     in the case of a tenancy in Wales9 (and, at the date at which this volume states the