1379.14   EXPIRATION AND RENEWAL OF AN INDIVIDUAL CERTIFICATION.
   (a)   The provisions of this section concerning expiration and renewal apply to a Building Division registration of a certified individual providing the validation for a category of work detailed in Section 1379.05(b).
   (b)   The expiration of the individual certification providing the validation for a category of work detailed in Section 1379.05(b), which emanates from a State of Ohio Division of State Fire Marshal, Bureau of Licensing and Certification shall expire concurrently with the expiration date of such an individual's certification. An individual certification registration may only be renewed:
      (1)   Upon presentation of a valid individual certification issued by the State of Ohio Division of State Fire Marshal, Bureau of Licensing and Certification;
      (2)   Further, if such former certified individual's registration has not been revoked for cause by the Contractor Board of Review of the Building Division; and
      (3)   Payment of the fee for such renewal as prescribed in the fee schedule.
   (c)   An individual certification registration may be renewed at any time during the ninety (90) calendar days prior to its expiration date; however, such early renewal shall comply with all the requirements for such renewal.
   (d)   The individual certification registration-holder is required to notify the Building Division immediately of any change of status of his or her Ohio Division of State Fire Marshal, Bureau of Licensing and Certification issued individual certification(s).
   (e)   A person whose Ohio Division of State Fire Marshal individual certification registration and/or Building Division issued registration has expired shall not perform any work governed by this code until a renewal of the individual certification registration by the Building Division is issued. A late fee as prescribed by the fee schedule shall be added to the renewal fee if the Building Division, after the date of expiration of the individual certification registration, receives the application for renewal.
   (f)   A registered certified individual who fails to correct work, which does not comply with this building code or fails to obtain final inspections, shall be denied the renewal of his or her individual certification registration until compliance with this building code shall have been secured.
(Ord. C33-02.  Passed 4-15-02.)