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Before I check the law, can you tell me what your rental agreement or lease says?
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Jane Doe Deer
I checked the law while waiting for you, and there is nothing in the law. I've never heard of that kind of provision, either.
That means that your rental contract controls the situation. If you're late, you have to pay late fees.
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