(a)   Expiration.   Each  sweepstake terminal cafe license  issued under this Chapter
shall expire upon the transfer or sale of a majority interest in the business, or the discontinuation of the business for a continuous period of thirty days, unless the assignment or transfer is approved by the City Administrator, which shall not be unreasonably withheld. Each computerized sweepstake device license issued under this Chapter shall expire upon the transfer or sale of such computerized sweepstake device.
   (b)   Suspension and Revocation. A license issued under this Chapter shall be  suspended or revoked by the finding of the occurrence of any of the following events:
      (1)   A  false  statement  by  any  licensee  as  to  a material  matter  made in an application to license or in a hearing concerning to the license;
      (2)     Conviction of  any licensee of  any felony  or of  any misdemeanor involving physical violence, gambling activities, controlled substances, alcohol beverages, minors, or any crime committed in violation of the terms of this ordinance;
      (3)   Failure to maintain the premises in accordance with the provisions of this Chapter.
   (c)   Hearing.  The suspension or revocation of any license under this Chapter shall not be made without a hearing before the Zoning Board of Appeals. The procedures for the hearing and notice shall be the same as those for denial of a license contained in Section 721.08 above.
   (d)   Appeal. The decision of the Board may be appealed to a court of competent jurisdiction under Ohio R.C. Chapters 2505 and 2506.
(Ord. 12-70.  Passed 11-20-12.)