1422.01   VIOLATIONS; PENALTY AND EQUITABLE REMEDIES.
   (a)   Any person erecting, using, moving, demolishing, occupying or maintaining any building or structure in violation of this Building and Housing Code, or causing, permitting or suffering any such violation to be committed, shall be subject to the penalty provided in Section 202.99 of the Administration Code.
   (b)   Any building or structure erected, used, moved, demolished, occupied or maintained in violation of this Building and Housing Code is hereby declared to be a nuisance per se.  Upon application to any court of competent jurisdiction, the court may order the nuisance abated and/or the violation or threatened violation restrained and enjoined.
(1981 Code § 8.6)