The Building Official, officer or employee charged with the enforcement of this Build ing Code, while acting for the City of Cuyahoga Falls, shall not thereby render himself liable personally, and he is hereby relieved from all personal liability for any damage that may accrue to persons or property as a result of any act required or permitted in the discharge of his official duties. Any suit instituted against any officer or employee because of an act performed by him in the lawful discharge of his duties and under the provisions of this Building Code shall be defended by the Director of Law until the final termination of the proceedings. In no case shall the Building Official or any of his subordinates be liable for costs in any action, suit or proceeding that may be instituted in pursuance of the provisions of this Building Code, and any officer of the Department of Building Inspection, acting in good faith and without malice, shall be free from liability for acts performed under any of its provisions or by reason of any act or omission in the performance of his official duties in connection therewith.
(Ord. 132-1968. Passed 9-23-68.)