Section 13-24 Duties of licensee.
Prior to the adoption of Ord. 19996 on 07/21/2008, Section 13-24 read as follows.
General Standards of Conduct. Every licensee under this article shall:
(1) Permit inspection. Permit all reasonable inspections of
business and examinations of
books by the business license
administrator, subject to the provisions of section
(2) Comply with governing law. Ascertain and at all times comply with
all laws and regulations
applicable to such licensed business.
(3) Operate properly. Avoid fraud, misrepresentation
false statements made in the course of carrying on his
, and avoid conducting
business in an unlawful manner ,
; avoid conducting the business in such a manner as to
constitute a nuisance
or in such a manner as to constitute a breach of the peace, or to constitute a
menace to the health, safety or general welfare of the public.
(4) Cease business. Refrain from operating the licensed business
on premises after
expiration of his
license and during the period in which his
license is revoked or suspended.
Display of license. Every licensee under this article shall:
Premises. Post and maintain the occupation license upon the licensed premises in a
conspicuous place where it may be seen at all times.
Persons. Carry such license on licensee's person when licensee has no licensed business
(3) Inoperative licenses and special permits. Not allow any license or
special permit to remain
posted, displayed or used after the period for which it was issued has expired; or when it has
been suspended or revoked, or for any other reason become ineffective. The licensee shall
promptly return such inoperative license or special permit to the business
(4) Unlawful possession. Not loan, sell, give or assign to any other person,
or allow any other
person to use or display, or to destroy, damage or remove, or to
have in his possess ion,
authorized by the business license
administrator or by law, any license which has been
issued to such licensee.
(c) New location. A licensee shall have the right
to change the location of the licensed
the business notifies
he shall notify the business license
of the change of location.
(d) Keep records. Every licensee under this article
shall keep all records and books
necessary to the computation of
license fee and to the enforcement of this article. When the licensee fails to keep such
records, the license administrator shall make his own determination as to
statement for any such
(Code 1964, § 11.090; Ord. No. 15454, § 1, 12-1-97)