The Director of Planning for the city is hereby authorized and directed to administer and enforce all of the provisions of this code.  Said Director may be aided by his staff of inspectors in this effort.  Whenever is this code it is provided that anything must be done to the approval of or subject to the direction of the Director or any other officer of the city, this shall be construed to give such officer only the discretion of determining whether this code has been complied with; and no such provision shall be construed as giving any officer discretionary powers as to what this code shall be, or power to require conditions not prescribed by ordinances or to enforce this code in an arbitrary or discriminatory manner.  Any variance from adopted building rules, as defined in IC 22-13-1-2, is subject to review by the Indiana Fire Prevention and Building Safety Commission, pursuant to IC 22-13-2-7 (b), and said variance is not effective until approved by the Commission.
(Ord. 1664, passed 5-4-88)