The provisions of this Chapter shall not apply to a homeowner desiring to perform work on a dwelling in which he/she permanently resides, or a homeowner who desires to assume the responsibility as his own general contractor, providing that any person or firm employed for such phases of the work who does this type of work as a business is registered as provided herein. This exemption will not apply to the owner of a premise which is rented or leased. The homeowner shall submit a notarized affidavit to the Building Commissioner stating exactly the nature and extent of the work to be  performed. Any work performed by such homeowner shall be subject to all provisions of the Building Code, including all required inspections. 
(Ord. 9177-14. Passed 7-21-14.)