Borough of Bristol, PA
Bucks County
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§ 5-401 Triennial Maintenance, Safety and Fire Inspection Required.

[Ord. 1207, 9/12/2005; as amended by Ord. 1240, 8/13/2007; and by Ord. 1272, 4/12/2010]
All owners and/or tenants of industrial, commercial, and nonresidential buildings within the Borough of Bristol shall every three years file and application for and obtain a maintenance, safety and fire inspection permit from the code enforcement official of the Borough of Bristol.

§ 5-402 Correction of Violations Required.

[Ord. 1207, 9/12/2005; as amended by Ord. 1240, 8/13/2007]
All violations of an applicable code or ordinance discovered as a result of the triennial maintenance, safety, and fire inspection shall be reported to the owners and tenant by the Code Enforcement Officer. Failure to correct all deficiencies shall be a violation of this Part.

§ 5-403 Fees for Fire Inspection Permit.

[Ord. 1207, 9/12/2005; as amended by Ord. 1295, 9/9/2013]
Inspection fees for industrial and commercial fire inspection and high hazard use group inspection shall be in an amount as established, from time to time, by resolution of Borough Council.

§ 5-404 Penalties.

[Added by Ord. 1305, 11/10/2014]
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this Part, upon conviction thereof in an action brought before a Magisterial District Judge in the manner provided for the enforcement of summary offenses under the Pennsylvania Rules of Criminal Procedure, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $1,000 plus costs, or a minimum of $100 plus costs, and in default of payment of said fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 90 days. Each day that a violation of this Part continues or each section of this Part which shall be found to have been violated shall constitute a separate offense.