1301.99   PENALTY.
   (a)   Whoever violates or fails to comply with any provision of the Ohio Residential Code is guilty of a misdemeanor of the first degree and shall be fined not more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) or imprisoned not more than six months, or both. A separate offense shall be deemed committed each day during or on which a violation or non- compliance occurs or continues.
   (b)   The application of the above penalty shall not be held to prevent the removal of prohibited conditions.
(Ord. 2002-37. Passed 10-15-02.)