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AB-1232 Construction documents.(2021-2022)

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Date Published: 02/19/2021 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2021–2022 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill
No. 1232


Introduced by Assembly Member McCarty

February 19, 2021


An act to amend Section 8170 of the Civil Code, relating to works of improvement.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 1232, as introduced, McCarty. Construction documents.
Existing law requires a contract for construction to contain specified information regarding the names, addresses, and places of business of various parties to the contract.
This bill would make a nonsubstantive change to this provision.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 8170 of the Civil Code is amended to read:

8170.
 (a) A written direct contract shall provide a space for the owner to enter the following information:
(1) The owner’s name, address, and place of business, if any.
(2) The name and address of the construction lender, if any. This paragraph does shall not apply to a home improvement contract or swimming pool contract subject to Article 10 (commencing with Section 7150) of Chapter 9 of Division 3 of the Business and Professions Code.
(b) A written contract entered into between a direct contractor and subcontractor, or between subcontractors, shall provide a space for the name and address of the owner, direct contractor, and construction lender, if any.