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Section 111.1 of said California Building Code is hereby amended to read as follows:
111.1 Use and Occupancy
No building or structure, or portion thereof, may be occupied or used, and no change in the existing occupancy classification of a building or structure, or portion thereof, may be caused all final inspections for permitted construction work is approved by the Building Official and an application for a Certificate of Occupancy has been received prior to issuance of the Certificate of Occupancy. The owner shall maintain the Certificate of Occupancy on site during the life of the building or structure.
No Certificate of Occupancy shall be issued prior to final inspections or where it is ascertained that there is a violation of, or conflict with, any law, regulation, code, rule, or ordinance of the City. Any Certificate of Occupancy that may be issued that would be in violation of, or conflict with, any law, regulation, code, rule, or ordinance of the City shall be revoked or rescinded. The issuance of a Certificate of Occupancy shall not entitle any individual person, entity, corporation, firm, or business to occupy or use any building or structure, or portion thereof, where other permits or approvals remain unresolved.
Exception: Detached single-story structures classified as U occupancies accessory to R-3 residential occupancies.
(§ 2, Ord. 1669-NS, eff. January 10, 2020)