A.   Every applicant for a certificate of compliance with the zoning, fire, health and safety codes of the city required by 37 Oklahoma Statutes shall apply at the office of the clerk by:
      1.   Filing a written application on forms prescribed by that office; and
      2.   Paying a verification and certification fee in the amount as set by the council at the time of filing.
   B.   Upon receipt of an application for a certificate of compliance, the city shall cause an investigation to be made to determine whether the premises proposed for licensed operations comply with the provisions of the zoning ordinance and any health, fire, building and other safety codes applicable to it.
   C.   The city shall act on all such applications within twenty (20) days of receipt thereof. (1985 Code)