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(A) In addition to all other remedies stated in this chapter, whoever violates any provision of this chapter shall be subject to the general penalty provisions of this code, as set out in § 1-1-2-3 of this code.
(B) (1) Whenever a person, partnership, corporation or other form of business organization which is either an applicant for or obtainer of a building permit owes fees (including checks returned for insufficient funds and permit fees owed) to the City of Lawrence pursuant to this chapter or has failed to maintain the bond and insurance requirements of this chapter, the Building Commissioner is authorized to withhold the issuance of subsequently requested permits until the time that the debt is satisfied or the bond and insurance requirements are satisfied.
(2) If work for which a permit is required by this chapter has been commenced without compliance with the provisions of § 2-1-1-10, the permit fee shall be five times the applicable amount stated in § 2-1-1-29, plus the amount of the normal fee for the permit; provided, however, that the maximum fee incurred under this section shall be $1,000 plus the amount of the normal fee for the permit. This sanction shall in no way limit the operation of penalties provided elsewhere in this chapter.
(3) The Building Commissioner of the City of Lawrence may revoke a building permit when:
(a) The application, plans or supporting documents contain a false statement or misrepresentation as to a material fact;
(b) The application, plans or supporting documents reflect a lack of compliance with building standards and procedures;
(c) There is a failure to comply with the requirements of § 2-1-1-10;
(d) The contractor has failed to maintain the surety bond or insurance required as a condition to his or her licensure or listing; or