SB 0464 Notice Required For Subcontractor's Liens
Committee:INSULR Number:S1641.01I
Last Action:04/12/95 - Hearing Conducted S Insurance & Housing Committee
Effective Date:AUGUST 28, 1995
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Current Bill Summary

SB 464 - This act requires subcontractors to file a written notice to property owners and their contractor as a prerequisite to claiming a lien against the property. This "notice of commencement" must be given within 20 days after performing a service to be valid. Warning language must be included in the notice in large type. The methods for serving the notice are specified. A form is also provided for proof of service. Lien notices may then be filed with the county recorder of deeds, and extensions of 4 months can be obtained.