A.   The purpose and scope of this chapter is to protect the emergency services of the city from misuse.
   B.   The provisions of this chapter shall apply to all alarm users, alarm businesses, employees of alarm businesses, and alarm systems which are installed, connected, operated or maintained on or prior to the date on which the ordinance codified herein became effective, and subsequent thereto.
(1979 Code § 5.15.010; amd. Ord. 88-49, 12-22-1988; Ord. 92-15, 2-25-1991; Ord. 98-63, 10-27-1998)