Title 38 Chapter 12 Section 102

Liens
Notice of Lien Filing
Section 102
Notice requirements for lien filings -- Exceptions.

            

38-12-102.   Notice requirements for lien filings -- Exceptions.

            (1) A lien claimant or the lien claimant's agent shall send by certified mail a written copy of the notice of lien to the last-known address of the person against whom the notice of lien is filed no later than 30 days after the day on which a lien claimant or the lien claimant's authorized agent files a notice of lien meeting the requirements of Subsection (2):

            (a) for recordation with:

            (i) a county recorder;

            (ii) a county clerk; or

            (iii) a clerk of the court; or

            (b) in the case of a lien on an aircraft under Section 38-13-201, with the Federal Aviation Administration.

            (2) The notice of lien described in Subsection (1) shall contain the following information:

            (a) the name and address of the person against whom the lien is filed;

            (b) (i) a statement that certain property owned by the person against whom the lien is filed is subject to a lien;

            (ii) the amount of the judgment, settlement, or compromise if the lien is based on a charge against or interest in a judgment, settlement, or compromise; or

            (iii) the amount of state taxes owed;

            (c) the article number contained on the certified mail receipt;

            (d) the date the notice of lien was filed; and

            (e) the name and address of the lien claimant.

            (3) The notice requirements of Subsections (1) and (2) do not apply to:

            (a) a preconstruction or construction lien as provided in Title 38, Chapter 1a, Preconstruction and Construction Liens;

            (b) a lessors' lien as provided in Title 38, Chapter 3, Lessors' Liens;

            (c) a federal tax lien as provided in Title 38, Chapter 6, Federal Tax Liens;

            (d) a hospital lien as provided in Title 38, Chapter 7, Hospital Lien Law;

            (e) a self-service storage facilities lien as provided in Title 38, Chapter 8, Self-Service Storage Facilities;

            (f) an oil, gas, or mining lien as provided in Title 38, Chapter 10, Oil, Gas, and Mining Liens;

            (g) a claim against the Residence Lien Recovery Fund as provided in Title 38, Chapter 11, Residence Lien Restriction and Lien Recovery Fund Act;

            (h) a trust deed;

            (i) a mortgage;

            (j) any interests subject to a security agreement as defined in Section 70A-9a-102;

            (k) any other liens subject to the same or stricter notice requirements than those imposed by Subsections (1) and (2); or

            (l) a court judgment or abstract of a court judgment presented for recording in the office of a county recorder.


Amended by Chapter 278, 2012 General Session