08.18.011 Registration required
08.18.013 Categories of contractors
08.18.021 Application for registration
08.18.022 Home inspectors; associate home inspectors
08.18.023 Pre-inspection documents and inspection reports
08.18.024 Specialty contractors
08.18.025 Residential contractors
08.18.026 Electrical contractors
08.18.028 Mechanical contractors
08.18.031 Certificate of registration
08.18.041 Fees
08.18.051 Identification requirements for contractors
08.18.053 Identification requirements for home inspectors
08.18.061 Requirements of political subdivision

Terms Used In Alaska Statutes > Chapter 18 > Article 1

  • action: includes any matter or proceeding in a court, civil or criminal. See Alaska Statutes 01.10.060
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes a corporation, company, partnership, firm, association, organization, business trust, or society, as well as a natural person. See Alaska Statutes 01.10.060
  • state: means the State of Alaska unless applied to the different parts of the United States and in the latter case it includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Alaska Statutes 01.10.060