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Office of the Revisor of Statutes

RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONTRACTORS

See also BUILDING TRADE EMPLOYEES

Addresses

Changes, notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.0112, 2005 326.875

License applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.0112, 2005 326.89

Advertising, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.95

Affidavits

Fire damage, repair, replacement, or removal of structures, Minn. Statutes 2005 65A.50

Licenses, exemption certificates, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Armed forces members, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.55, 2005 326.56

Bankruptcy, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Bonds (officers and fiduciaries)

Characteristics, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.0291

Performance bonds, see same under this topic

Relicensure, conditions for, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.027

Surety bonds, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

Breach of contract

Contractor's recovery fund, compensation provisions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

Information about, license applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

License denial, suspension, or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Builders Outreach Foundation

License exemption, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Building or improvement for speculation purposes, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Building permits

Fraud, obtaining by, licenses, effect on, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

License numbers, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.95

Local government fees, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2005 16B.685

Surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.86, 2005 326.90

Unlicensed persons, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.921

Business history, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Business licenses, exception, Minn. Statutes 2005 116J.70

Carpentry, defined as special skill, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83

Cease and desist orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.92

Censure, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Certificates and certification

Certificates of exemption, denial, suspension, or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

License exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Claims against, contractor's recovery fund, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

Commerce Department

Rulemaking authority, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.98

Compensation and salaries, independent contractors, workers' compensation, employee status, Minn. Statutes 2005 176.042

Continuing education

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.87

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Manufactured home installers, exception, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.841

Contractor's recovery fund, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

Contracts and agreements

Breach of contract, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89, 2005 326.91, 2005 326.975

Fire insurance, final settlements, payment of proceeds, Minn. Statutes 2005 65A.50

Independent contractors, workers' compensation, employee status, Minn. Statutes 2005 176.042

License numbers, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.95

Conversion of funds

Contractor's recovery fund, compensation provisions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

Information about, license applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

License denial, suspension, or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Conviction

Building code violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Information about, license applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Cooperation, lead-safe practices, Minn. Statutes 2005 144.9503

Corporations

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Licenses, see same under this topic

Qualifying persons, see same under this topic

Definitions

Employments licensed by state, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83, 2005 326.84, 2005 326.89

Disclosure, residential property constructed and occupied by licensee, sales, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.951

Drywall and plaster, defined as special skill, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83

Education and training

Continuing education, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.841, 2005 326.87, 2005 326.89

Employees, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Enforcement of law, Commerce Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Examinations

Manufactured home installers, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.841

Qualifying persons, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Excavation, defined as special skill, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83

Exterior finishing, defined as special skill, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Federal employees

License exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.55, 2005 326.56

Fees, local governments

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2005 16B.685, 2005 326.90

Fines

Commerce Department, imposing, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.027

Violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Fraud

Contractor's recovery fund, compensation provisions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

Information about, license applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

License denial, suspension, or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

General installation specialties, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83

Gross annual receipts

Contractor's recovery fund, fees based on, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

Receipts under 15,000 dollars, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Habitat for Humanity, license exemption, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Incompetence, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Independent contractors

Workers' compensation, employee status, Minn. Statutes 2005 176.042

Injunctions

Commerce Department, issuing against, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.027

License denial, suspension, or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Insurance, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Interior finishing, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83

Investigations, Commerce Department, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.027, 2005 326.91

Judgments against

Information about, license applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

License denial, suspension, or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Lawsuits

Building permit applications by unlicensed persons, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.921

Commerce Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.92

Violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.92

Lead-safe practices, Minn. Statutes 2005 144.9503, 2005 144.9505

Liability insurance, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89, 2005 326.94

Liability, independent contractors

Workers' compensation, employee status, Minn. Statutes 2005 176.042

License numbers, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.95

Licenses

Additional requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Administration of law, Minneapolis, contracts with, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.991

Amended licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.875

Applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Builders Advisory Council, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Business license, exception, Minn. Statutes 2005 116J.70

Commerce Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84, 2005 326.89, 2005 326.91

Competency skills and installation knowledge, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Continuing education, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.841, 2005 326.87, 2005 326.89

Denial, suspension or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.027, 2005 326.89, 2005 326.91, 2005 326.975

Examinations, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.841, 2005 326.89

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.55, 2005 326.56, 2005 326.84, 2005 326.89

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.86, 2005 326.975

Forms, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89, 2005 326.97

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83 to 2005 326.991

Liability insurance, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89, 2005 326.94

License numbers, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.95

Local governments, additional licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.90

Nonresidents, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.93

Performance bonds, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.94, 2005 326.945

Public information and education, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.96

Qualifying persons, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Reciprocity, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.0292

Reinstatement, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.027, 2005 326.975

Renewal, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89, 2005 326.945, 2005 326.97, 2005 326.975

Requirements, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.841

Temporary licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.0111

Termination, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.88

Unlicensed persons, actions against, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Unlicensed work, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Verification, building permit surcharge, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.86

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89, 2005 326.91, 2005 326.92

Liens

Mechanics and material suppliers liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.92

Unlicensed persons, right to claim, void, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.92

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

Limited liability companies

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Licenses, see same under this topic

Qualifying persons, see same under this topic

Masonry and concrete, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83

Misrepresentation

Information about, license applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Names

Changes, notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.875

License applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Negligence

Information about, license applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

License denial, suspension, or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Nonresidents, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.93

Notice given

Names, addresses, or other changes, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.0112, 2005 326.875

Qualifying persons, departure or disqualification, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.88

Oaths, license applications, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Orders

Cease and desist orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.92

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91, 2005 326.92

Partnerships

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Licenses, see same under this topic

Qualifying persons, see same under this topic

Payments by

License fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.86, 2005 326.975

Surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.841

Payments to

Fire insurance, final settlement proceeds, Minn. Statutes 2005 65A.50

Performance bonds

Additional requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.94

License renewals, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.945

Manufactured home installers, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.841, 2005 326.94

Recovery fund fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.945

Permits

Building permits, see same under this topic

Zoning permits, license numbers, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.95

Posting (notices), license numbers, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.95

Presumptions

Building or improvement for speculation purposes, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Public information and education

Licenses, violation reports, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.96

Qualifying persons

Changes, notices, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.875

Corporations, acting for one or more, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Departure or disqualification, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.88

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Reciprocity, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.0292

Records and record keeping, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Reports about

Violations, public information and education, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.96

Reports given

Additional requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Transactions, regulated, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.027

Residential real estate closings

Closing agents, choice, Minn. Statutes 2005 507.45

Residential remodelers

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83 to 2005 326.991

Roofing, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83, 2005 326.842

Sale of property, residential property constructed and occupied by licensee, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.951

Service of process, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.028, 2005 326.93

Sewage treatment systems, on-site installation

Local contractors, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.90

Sole proprietorships

Qualifying persons, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84, 2005 326.875, 2005 326.88

Specialty contractors

Continuing education, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83 to 2005 326.991

Special skill, defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.83

State Building Code, violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Surety bonds, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

Telephone numbers, supplying to commissioner, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.0112

Unfair and deceptive practices

Contractor's recovery fund, compensation provisions, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.975

License denial, suspension, or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Unlicensed persons, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Unlicensed work, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.84

Violations and penalties

Censure, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.91

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 45.027, 2005 326.92

License violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.97

Orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.92

Reports about, public information and education, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.96

Workers compensation insurance, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.89

Zoning permits, Minn. Statutes 2005 326.95