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C - Specialty Contractor

Business & Professions Code
Division 3, Chapter 9. Contractors, Article 4. Classifications


7058. (a) A specialty contractor is a contractor whose operations as such are the performance of construction work requiring special skill and whose principal contracting business involves the use of specialized building trades or crafts.

(b) A specialty contractor includes a contractor whose operations include the business of servicing or testing fire extinguishing systems.

(c) A specialty contractor includes a contractor whose operations are concerned with the installation and laying of carpets, linoleum, and resilient floor covering.

(Amended by Stats. 1991, Chapter 1160 (AB 2190).)