Existing buildings or portions thereof presently used for residential purposes may continue to be used for residential purposes if:
   (a)    The building complies with the provisions of this Code, except as to any variance heretofore specifically granted by the City; and
   (b)    The use and occupancy of the building is not in violation of any City ordinance and applicable statutes of the State including rules and regulations adopted pursuant to such ordinances or statues.
      (Ord. 02-046.  Passed 6-26-02.)