(a)    General. All plumbing fixtures shall be properly installed and maintained in working order and shall be kept free from obstructions, leaks and defects, and shall be at all times capable of performing the function for which such plumbing fixtures are designed.  All plumbing fixtures shall be maintained in a safe, sanitary and functional condition.
   (b)    Fixture Clearances.  Plumbing fixtures shall have adequate clearances for usage and cleaning.
   (c)    Plumbing System Hazards.  Where it is found that a plumbing system in a structure constitutes a hazard to the occupant of the structure or the structure itself by reason of inadequate service, inadequate venting, cross connection, back-siphonage, improper installation, deterioration or damage, or for similar reasons, the Code Official shall require the defects to be corrected to eliminate the hazard. 
(Ord. 04-36.  Passed 1-18-05.)