(a)   Verification. Applications for licensees under this Division C shall be submitted to the . The is empowered to conduct any and all investigations to verify the information on the application, including ordering a computerized criminal history inquiry and/or a driver’s license history inquiry on the applicant.
   (b)   Consideration. Within a reasonable period after the completion of the license verification process by the , the shall accept or deny the event or annual establishment license application in accordance with this Division C. If the application is denied, the shall notify the applicant of the determination in writing. The notice shall be mailed by regular mail to the applicant at the address provided in the application and it shall inform the applicant of the applicant’s right, within 20 days after receipt of the notice by the applicant to request an appeal of the determination to the City Council. If an appeal to the City Council is timely received by the , the hearing before the City Council shall take place within a reasonable period of receipt of the appeal by the .
(1958 Code, § 128.12)  (Ord. 74-96, passed 11-18-1974; recodified by Ord. 95-13, passed 8-7-1995; amended by Ord. 98-7, passed 3-2-1998; Ord. 2008-15, passed 5-5-2008)