Daily Archives: August 21, 2013

Second Tier Subcontractor Recovers On Payment Bond That Waived Safe Harbor Provision

August 21st, 2013 (No Comments)

The Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court recently held in a published opinion that the “safe harbor” provision in the Pa. Procurement Code, which shields sureties from second-tier payment claims where the general contractor has made full payment to its subcontractor, can be waived by contrary¬†language in a payment bond.¬† This is welcome news for second-tier subcontractors on […]