Whenever a permit is to be issued by the Commissioner of Buildings in reliance upon an affidavit as provided in Section 1703.12, or whenever the work involves construction under conditions which, in the opinion of the Commissioner of Buildings, are hazardous or complex, the Commissioner of Buildings shall require that the architect or engineer who signed the affidavit or made the plans or computations shall supervise such work, be responsible for its conformity with the approved plans, and forthwith upon its completion make and file with the Commissioner of Buildings a written affidavit that the work has been done in conformity with the approved plans and specifications and with the requirements of this Code.  In the event that such architect or engineer is not available, the owner shall employ in his or her stead another registered architect or registered professional engineer whose qualifications are approved by the Commissioner of Buildings.
(Ord. 178-1959.  Passed 9-14-59.)