California Civil Code Section 1797.1
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1797.1. As used in this chapter:
(a) "Contractor" means any person who is a general building
contractor within the meaning of Section 7057 of the Business and
(b) "Dealer" means any person who is a dealer within the meaning
of Section 18002.6 of the Health and Safety Code.
(c) "Mobilehome" and "manufactured home" have the meanings,
respectively, defined in Sections 18007 and 18008 of the Health and
(d) "Substantial defects in materials and workmanship" means
defects objectively manifested by broken, ripped, cracked, stained,
or missing parts or components, or workmanship resulting in improper
function of materials, components, appliances, or systems as
installed or manufactured by the contractor, dealer, or manufacturer.
Last modified: March 17, 2014