Sec. 8-12.08.  Exceptions.
   The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to the first sale of a residential building unless the building has been occupied, as evidenced by the fact that, prior to the first sale, utility clearances have been requested from and given by, the Building Official for the building.
   None of the provisions of this chapter shall be deemed to impose any duties, obligations, liabilities or responsibilities on the part of any escrow holder to any owner, purchaser, transferee or seller of any residential building or to any person, firm or entity.
(§ 2, Ord. 932-NS, eff. September 2, 1986, as amended by § 1, Ord. 1289-NS, eff. August 21, 1997)