General* (13-12-010 Et Seq.)

This is Article I of the Chicago Code, titled “General* (13-12-010 Et Seq.).” It is part of Title 13, titled “Buildings And Construction.” It is part of Chapter 13-12, titled “Enforcement Of Building, Electrical And Fire Regulations.” It contains 25 laws. It’s comprised of the following 25 sections.

§ 13-12-010
Scope
§ 13-12-020
Code violations – Liability
§ 13-12-030
Building owner or agent – Posting requirements
§ 13-12-040
Violation of chapters enumerated in Section 13-12-010 – Penalty
§ 13-12-050
Construction, alteration, installation, repair or razing without permit – Penalty
§ 13-12-060
Architects, engineers, contractors, etc. – Failure to conform with code provisions – Penalty
§ 13-12-070
Failure of property conformance with code – Request for injunction
§ 13-12-080
Failure to acquire permits for construction, alteration, installation, repair or razing – Stop work order
§ 13-12-090
Remedies cumulative
§ 13-12-100
Official right of entry – Interference unlawful
§ 13-12-110
Violation or noncompliance by a business – License revocation
§ 13-12-120
Code violations – Closure of buildings or premises
§ 13-12-125
Vacant buildings – Owner required to act – Enforcement authority
§ 13-12-126
Vacant buildings – Mortgagee required to act – Enforcement authority
§ 13-12-127
Mortgagee to inspect real estate
§ 13-12-128
Termination
§ 13-12-129
Vacant buildings – Water supply shut off
§ 13-12-130
Dangerous or unsafe buildings – Written notice – Demolition, repair – Costs
§ 13-12-131
City board up provision
§ 13-12-135
Minimum requirements for vacant buildings
§ 13-12-140
Vacant or open buildings – Watchman required – Violation – Penalty
§ 13-12-145
Improperly maintained buildings and structures subject to nuisance abatement proceedings
§ 13-12-147
Hazardous vacant buildings – Mandatory incarceration authorized when
§ 13-12-148
Hazardous vacant buildings – Warning placard for first responders authorized when – Unlawful acts
§ 13-12-150
Severability