2011 California Code
Civil Code
DIVISION 4. GENERAL PROVISIONS [3274 - 9566]
ARTICLE 3. Amount of Lien
Section 8434


CA Civ Code § 8434 (through 2012 Leg Sess) What's This?

A direct contractor or a subcontractor may enforce a lien only for the amount due pursuant to that contractor s contract after deducting all lien claims of other claimants for work provided and embraced within that contract.

(Added by Stats. 2010, Ch. 697, Sec. 20. Effective January 1, 2011. Operative July 1, 2012, by Sec. 105 of Ch. 697.)

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