Form JD-HM-20 "Summary Process (Eviction) Complaint Termination of Lease by Lapse of Time" - Connecticut

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SUMMARY PROCESS (EVICTION)
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
COMPLAINT TERMINATION
SUPERIOR COURT
OF LEASE BY LAPSE OF TIME
www.jud.ct.gov
JD-HM-20 Rev. 4-19
C.G.S. § 47a-23a
P.B. § 10-29
Instructions to plaintiff/landlord
1. Attach this complaint to the Summons (form JD-HM-32) and follow the instructions on that form.
2. Attach the original Notice to Quit (End) Possession (form JD-HM-7) to this complaint.
3. If there is a written lease, do not attach a copy of the lease to this complaint. If you want to make the lease a
part of your complaint, refer to the lease as an exhibit (for example "Exhibit 1") and file it separately with the
court no later than the return date. Serve a copy of the exhibit upon each party who appears in this matter at the
first court session of the matter or no later than seven days after receipt of notice of the appearance of the party,
whichever is earlier. Service must be made as provided in Sections 10-12 through 10-17 of the Practice Book.
Return date:
Judicial District of
Plaintiff(s)/Landlord(s)
v.
Judicial District housing session at:
Defendant(s)/Tenant(s)
town/city
Complaint
1. On or about (date)
the plaintiff/landlord and the defendant/tenant
agreed
orally
or
in a written lease (Exhibit
) that the defendant/tenant would rent the following
premises (rented property) for the term of one
(term of lease).
(week/month/year)
Location of premises (Number, street, town, and unit or floor number)
2. The defendant/tenant agreed to pay $
weekly
monthly
(amount of money defendant/tenant agreed to pay)
on the
day of each
week
month.
3. The defendant/tenant used and occupied the premises as agreed under the lease and still occupies the premises.
4. The lease has terminated by lapse of time (the term of the lease has ended).
5. On (date)
the plaintiff/landlord had a Notice to Quit (End) Possession (form JD-HM-7) served on the
defendant/tenant and that notice required them to move out of the premises on or before (date)
.
The Notice to Quit (End) Possession (form JD-HM-7) is attached to this complaint.
6. The time given in the Notice to Quit (End) Possession (form JD-HM-7) for the defendant/tenant to move out of the
premises has ended, but the defendant/tenant has not moved out.
The plaintiff/landlord asks the court for judgment for immediate possession of the premises.
The plaintiff/landlord also asks for forfeiture to the plaintiff/landlord of the defendant's/tenant's possessions
and personal effects because this is a nonresidential property.
Date signed
Signed (Plaintiff/landlord or attorney)
ADA NOTICE
The Judicial Branch of the State of Connecticut complies with the
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you need a reasonable
accommodation in accordance with the ADA, contact a court clerk or
an ADA contact person listed at www.jud.ct.gov/ADA.
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SUMMARY PROCESS (EVICTION)
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
COMPLAINT TERMINATION
SUPERIOR COURT
OF LEASE BY LAPSE OF TIME
www.jud.ct.gov
JD-HM-20 Rev. 4-19
C.G.S. § 47a-23a
P.B. § 10-29
Instructions to plaintiff/landlord
1. Attach this complaint to the Summons (form JD-HM-32) and follow the instructions on that form.
2. Attach the original Notice to Quit (End) Possession (form JD-HM-7) to this complaint.
3. If there is a written lease, do not attach a copy of the lease to this complaint. If you want to make the lease a
part of your complaint, refer to the lease as an exhibit (for example "Exhibit 1") and file it separately with the
court no later than the return date. Serve a copy of the exhibit upon each party who appears in this matter at the
first court session of the matter or no later than seven days after receipt of notice of the appearance of the party,
whichever is earlier. Service must be made as provided in Sections 10-12 through 10-17 of the Practice Book.
Return date:
Judicial District of
Plaintiff(s)/Landlord(s)
v.
Judicial District housing session at:
Defendant(s)/Tenant(s)
town/city
Complaint
1. On or about (date)
the plaintiff/landlord and the defendant/tenant
agreed
orally
or
in a written lease (Exhibit
) that the defendant/tenant would rent the following
premises (rented property) for the term of one
(term of lease).
(week/month/year)
Location of premises (Number, street, town, and unit or floor number)
2. The defendant/tenant agreed to pay $
weekly
monthly
(amount of money defendant/tenant agreed to pay)
on the
day of each
week
month.
3. The defendant/tenant used and occupied the premises as agreed under the lease and still occupies the premises.
4. The lease has terminated by lapse of time (the term of the lease has ended).
5. On (date)
the plaintiff/landlord had a Notice to Quit (End) Possession (form JD-HM-7) served on the
defendant/tenant and that notice required them to move out of the premises on or before (date)
.
The Notice to Quit (End) Possession (form JD-HM-7) is attached to this complaint.
6. The time given in the Notice to Quit (End) Possession (form JD-HM-7) for the defendant/tenant to move out of the
premises has ended, but the defendant/tenant has not moved out.
The plaintiff/landlord asks the court for judgment for immediate possession of the premises.
The plaintiff/landlord also asks for forfeiture to the plaintiff/landlord of the defendant's/tenant's possessions
and personal effects because this is a nonresidential property.
Date signed
Signed (Plaintiff/landlord or attorney)
ADA NOTICE
The Judicial Branch of the State of Connecticut complies with the
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you need a reasonable
accommodation in accordance with the ADA, contact a court clerk or
an ADA contact person listed at www.jud.ct.gov/ADA.
Print Form
Reset Form