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MECHANICS AND MATERIAL SUPPLIERS LIENS

See also BUILDING MATERIALS; CONTRACTORS; LIENS; MATERIALS AND SUPPLIES

Agricultural liens

Crop liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.964

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 336.9-102

Farm products statutory liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 336A.01

Livestock liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.966

Machinery and equipment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.661

Mediation, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.661

Secured transactions, see Agricultural liens under SECURED TRANSACTIONS

Agricultural producers' liens

Costs and disbursements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.945

Farm products statutory liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 336A.01

Aircraft mechanics

Nonpossessory liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.221

Assignees, enforcement of liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.73

Assignments, liens assignable, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.73

Attachment, proceeds received

Improvement to real estate, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2005 550.37

Auctions, personal property, sales, notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.21

Bedding, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Blanket encumbrances, mechanics liens defined as, Minn. Statutes 2005 83.20

Blankets, launderers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Buildings, severance and removal, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.16

Claims

Interest on, computation, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.135

Lienholders, see same under this topic

Clothing, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Coats, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Common interest communities, Minn. Statutes 2005 515B.3-117

Compensation and salaries

Employees' liens for wages, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.59 to 2005 514.61

Complaints

Improvement of real property, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.11

Loggers' liens, contents, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.47

Condominiums, Minn. Statutes 2005 515.09, 2005 515A.4-109

Contractors

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.011

Lien waivers, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02, 2005 514.07

Mail and mailing, statement of claims, service on owner, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.08

Notice given, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.011, 2005 514.05

Payment bonds, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Payments to, failure to use proceeds to pay for labor performed, theft, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Payments withheld from, amounts necessary to pay lienholders, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.07

Crops, agricultural liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.964

Damages

Liquidated damages, satisfaction of lien, refusal, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.76

Personal property in self-service storage facilities, owners, liability for, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.975

Residential real estate, nonpayment for improvements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Satisfaction of lien, refusal, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.76

Definitions

Agricultural lienholder, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.965

Agricultural liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.965

Agricultural machinery and equipment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.661

Commercial Code, Minn. Statutes 2005 336.9-102

Crop production input liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.964

Emergency veterinary services, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.965

Environmental liens for state cleanup action expenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.671

Farm products, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.963, 2005 514.965

Feed, livestock, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.965

Harvesters liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.964

Landlords liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.964

Lender, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.963, 2005 514.965

Livestock production input, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.965

Medical assistance liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.980

Self-service storage facilities, liens on personal property, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.971

Supplier, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.963, 2005 514.965

Destruction, documents filed with county recorder, Minn. Statutes 2005 386.46

Detainers, right of detainer, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.19

Discharge, promissory notes, acceptance, effect, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.75

Dresses, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Dry cleaners

Retention of possession, authority, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77

Sale of items retained, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.78, 2005 514.79

Dyers, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Enforcement of law

Assignees, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.73

Environmental cleanup liens, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.674

Farm products, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.661

Loggers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.40 to 2005 514.58

Personal representatives, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.73

Promissory notes, acceptance, effect, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.75

Environmental cleanup liens

Amounts received to satisfy lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.676

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.671

Effect on other remedies, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.675

Enforcement, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.674

Foreclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.674

Landfill cleanup programs, Minn. Statutes 2005 115B.41, 2005 115B.412

Notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.673

Real property, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.672

State cleanup actions, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.671 to 2005 514.676

Tax-forfeited lands, Minn. Statutes 2005 282.019

Evidence

Notice of lis pendens, absence from record, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.12

Proof of nonpayment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Execution sales, loggers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.50

Farm products

Crop liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.963, 2005 514.964

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.661

Seed and feed loans, debtors' crops, Minn. Statutes 2005 395.22

Fines, satisfaction of liens, refusal, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.76

First and prior liens, defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.67

Foreclosure

Environmental cleanup liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.674

Nonpossessory aircraft mechanics liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.221

Nonpossessory liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.18

Real property, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10

Forms, subcontractors, notice given, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.011

Furniture and household goods, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Government services

Liens on property inspected, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.67

Wells and borings, sealing, costs, Minn. Statutes 2005 103I.335, 2005 103I.341

Workers' compensation benefits paid by contractors, Minn. Statutes 2005 176.215

Workers' compensation self-insurance, awards against employers, Minn. Statutes 2005 176.181, 2005 176.183

Homesteads

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 510.01, 2005 510.05

Medical assistance liens, see Liens under MEDICAL ASSISTANCE

Hospital liens

Court administrators, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 485.27, 2005 514.70

Filing with court administrator, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.69

Injured persons, liens on causes of action arising from injuries, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.68

Lien statements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.69

Public assistance liens, perfecting, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.69

Release, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.71

Transfers to county boards, Minn. Statutes 2005 485.27

Workers' Compensation Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.72

Household goods and furniture, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Improvements to real property

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 541.051

Industrial development projects, Minn. Statutes 2005 469.155, 2005 469.163

Judgments

Loggers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.49

Real property, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.15, 2005 514.16

Vacation of liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

Laundries and laundry facilities, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Lawsuits

Answers, contents, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.11

Commencement, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.07, 2005 514.11

Enforcement of lien, procedure, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10 to 2005 514.16

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.12

Lienholders, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.12, 2005 514.13

Loggers' liens, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.47 to 2005 514.49

Nonpayment for improvements, residential real estate, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Notice of lis pendens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10, 2005 514.12

Release of property from lien, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10

Removal of lien, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10

Rules of Civil Procedure, exception, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.01 to 2005 514.17

Self-service storage facilities, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.976

Service of process, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.976

Trials, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.14

Lenders, notice received

Crop production input lien notification statements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.964

Lien statements

Agricultural producers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.945

Farm machinery and equipment, filing, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.661

Hospital liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.69

Inaccuracies in, effect, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.74

Loggers, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.41, 2005 514.42

Nonpossessory aircraft mechanics liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.221

Nonpossessory liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.18

Lienholders

Claims, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.07 to 2005 514.09, 2005 514.13 to 2005 514.14

Intervention in lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.12

Judgment in favor of, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.14

Mail and mailing, auction sale, notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.21

Money deposited with court to secure release of property, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10

Noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.13, 2005 514.20

Notice given, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.20

Personal property, sales, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.20 to 2005 514.22

Posting (notices), auction sale, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.21

Rights, nonexclusive, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.13

Tax liens, enforcement, filing of notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 270C.63

Linens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Livestock liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.966

Loggers' liens

Affidavits, writs of attachment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.44

Assignment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.41

Attachment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.43, 2005 514.48

Boomage and scalage fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.46

Complaints, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.47

Enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.56

Execution sales, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.50

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.40

Judgments, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.49

Lien statements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.41, 2005 514.42

Obstructed or intermixed logs, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.51

Preservation, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.56

Stray timber, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.54, 2005 514.55

Subrogation of claims, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.41

Surety bonds, discharge of attachment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.48

Termination of lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.42

Timber cut in other states, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.54, 2005 514.55

Writs of attachment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.45, 2005 514.48

Maintenance and repairs, existence of lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.19

Medical assistance liens, see Liens under MEDICAL ASSISTANCE

Mineral lands, mining by part owners, Minn. Statutes 2005 560.08

Motor vehicles

Sales, notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.20

Storage, amount of lien, value of storage, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.18

Towed motor vehicles, property in possession, right of retention, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.18

Municipal gas agencies

Natural gas facilities construction, Minn. Statutes 2005 453A.09

Municipal power agencies

Power plant construction, Minn. Statutes 2005 453.59

Natural Resources Department

Logs and timber, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.57, 2005 514.58

Nonconsensual common law liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 270C.26, 2005 514.99

Nonpossessory liens

Aircraft mechanics, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.221

Lien statements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.18

Notice

Motor vehicles, sale, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.20, 2005 514.21

Personal property, see same under this topic

Real property, see same under this topic

Self-service storage facilities, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.972

Owners

Extent and amount of lien, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.03

Lawsuits, removal of lien, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10

Liability, damages, exemption prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.975

Names and addresses, furnishing to subcontractors and suppliers, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.011

Notice given, nonpayment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Notice received, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Payments withheld, amounts necessary to pay lienholders, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.07

Self-service storage facilities, see same under this topic

Service of process on, statement of claims, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.08

Personal property

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.18 to 2005 514.22

Self-service storage facilities, see same under this topic

Personal representatives, enforcement of liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.73

Producers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.945

Promissory notes, acceptance, effect, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.75

Real property

Amount of lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.03

Attachment, when lien attaches, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.05

Buildings, severance and removal, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.16

Claims, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.07, 2005 514.08, 2005 514.135

Contractors, see same under this topic

Evidence, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Execution sales, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.15

Executory contracts, title of vendor subject to lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.06

Foreclosure, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10 to 2005 514.16

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.01 to 2005 514.17

Improvements to, acts constituting, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.01

Judgments, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.14 to 2005 514.16

Landlords, liability, repairs made at tenants' requests, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.06

Lawsuits, see same under this topic

Lien waivers, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Multiple buildings, lienholder's options, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.09

Nonpayment for improvement, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Owners, see same under this topic

Parties to suits, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.12, 2005 514.14

Payment bonds, failure to furnish, effect, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Persons entitled to liens for improvements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.01, 2005 514.04, 2005 514.17

Posting (notices), improvements made not at owner's request, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.06

Receivers and receivership, judgments creating, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.16

Redemption, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.15, 2005 580.24

Release of property from lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.10

Subcontractors, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.011, 2005 514.02, 2005 514.05

Subrogation, lienholders, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.14

Suppliers, notice given, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.05

Surety bonds, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Releases

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.671

Hospital liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.71

Residential building contractors

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.92

Waivers, forgery or failure to provide, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Right to, constitutional provisions, Minn. Const. art 1 s 12

Rules of Civil Procedure of district court

Exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.01 to 2005 514.17

Satisfaction of liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.76

Secured transactions

Lien statements, filing, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.18, 2005 514.221

Self-service storage facilities

Advertising, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.979

Default, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.972, 2005 514.977

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.975, 2005 514.976

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.976

Liens against personal property, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.971, 2005 514.972, 2005 514.973

Occupants, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.972, 2005 514.976, 2005 514.978

Owners, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.972, 2005 514.974 to 2005 514.976, 2005 514.978, 2005 514.979

Rental agreements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.975

Waivers, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.978

State, debts to, priority, Minn. Statutes 2005 16D.05

Statutes of limitations

Agricultural machinery and equipment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.661

Agricultural producers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.945

Compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.60

Environmental cleanup liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.672

Farm products, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.661

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.12

Improvements to real property, Minn. Statutes 2005 541.051

Loggers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.42

Nonpossessory aircraft mechanics liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.221

Storage, existence of lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.19

Subcontractors, notice given

Form, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.011

Noncompliance, effect, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.011

Notice of lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.05

Notice of nonpayment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.02

Subrogation

Lienholders' claims, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.14

Loggers' liens, claims, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.41

Surety bonds

Loggers' liens, discharge of attachment, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.48

Sweaters, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Timber, see Loggers' liens under this topic

Transportation, existence of lien, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.19

Trials, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.14

Trousers, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Uniforms, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79

Veterinarians' liens

Enforcement, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.93, 2005 514.94

Lien statements, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.74, 2005 514.93

Unclaimed animals, sale, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.93, 2005 514.94

Violations and penalties

Defeating security, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.615

Satisfaction of liens, refusal, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.76

Wastewater treatment facilities

Private vendors' facilities, Minn. Statutes 2005 471A.03

Work clothes, Minn. Statutes 2005 514.77 to 2005 514.79