Each tattooing establishment shall have an operating room, which operating room shall be separate and apart from a waiting room or such other room or rooms as may be used that provides complete privacy to the individual being tattooed.  Patrons or customers shall be tattooed only in such operating room.  No other individual other than a licensed tattoo artist or a health official in the normal course of his duties shall be in the room while a tattoo is being applied.  Such operating room shall be equipped with hot and cold running water, together with such sinks and basins as may be necessary.  Sufficient toilet, urinal and hand-washing facilities shall be accessible to customers, operators and artists within the tattoo establishment or the building in which such tattoo establishment is located.
(Ord. 2649.  Passed 10-14-92.)