The building commissioner or electrical inspectors are hereby empowered to reinspect any electrical equipment within the scope of the electrical regulations of this chapter and Chapter 18-27, and when said electrical equipment is found to be unsafe to life or property, shall notify in writing either the owner, his agent for the purpose of managing, controlling or collecting rents or any other person managing, controlling, using or operating the same to place such electrical equipment in a safe and secure condition in compliance with the electrical regulations of this chapter and Chapter 18-27 within such time as the building commissioner shall consider just and reasonable, but in no event shall this time exceed 15 days from the date of such notice. Refusal to comply with the requirements of such notice shall subject the person owning, managing, operating or using such electrical equipment to the penalties provided for in Section 13-12-040 of this article. The building commissioner is hereby empowered to cut off and stop current to any electrical equipment found to be unsafe to life or property.
(Added Coun. J. 11-3-99, p. 13842, § 2)