Legal Information: Kentucky

Housing Laws

Updated: 
September 29, 2021

Who is protected under this housing law?

You may be eligible for protection under the housing law if you are what the law calls a protected tenant. A protected tenant is a residential rental or leased housing tenant, applicant, or tenant with a minor household member who is protected by a(n):

Note: You are not eligible for protection under this law if you are both a protected tenant and what the law refers to as a “named individual” (the respondent/defendant in any of the above-mentioned orders).2

1 K.R.S. § 383.300(2)(b)(1),(2)
2 K.R.S. § 383.300(1)(b)

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