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File #: 2018-0334    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed Finally
File created: 3/29/2018 In control: Committee on Land Use and Economic Development
On agenda: 4/3/2018 Final action: 7/31/2018
Enactment date: 7/31/2018 Enactment #: 26
Effective date: 8/6/2018    
Title: Ordinance amending and supplementing the City of Pittsburgh Code, Title I ("Administrative"), Article I ("General Provisions"), Chapter 107 ("Permits and Licenses Generally") with respect to permit/license application procedures and corresponding fees, effective immediately following passage.
Attachments: 1. Summary 2018-0334
Title
Ordinance amending and supplementing the City of Pittsburgh Code, Title I ("Administrative"), Article I ("General Provisions"), Chapter 107 ("Permits and Licenses Generally") with respect to permit/license application procedures and corresponding fees, effective immediately following passage.

Body
The Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby enacts as follows:

Section 1. The Pittsburgh Code, Title I ("Administrative"), Article I ("General Provisions"), Chapter 107 ("Permits and Licenses Generally), is hereby amended and supplemented as follows:

? 107.01 - ISSUANCE PROCEDURE.
Unless otherwise specifically provided for, when any permit or license is mandated by any provision of this Code, the procedure for issuance shall be as follows:
(a) Formal application required. Every person required to obtain a permit or license shall submit an application to the department which has jurisdiction over the subject matter of the permit or license.
(1) Form of application. The application shall be a written statement upon forms provided by the appropriate director, and such forms shall may include a sworn affidavit. Forms furnished by the department which require electronic submission shall contain electronic authorization(s) that are binding.
(2) Content of application. The application shall require the disclosure of all information which the appropriate director finds to be reasonably necessary for a fair determination of whether to issue the permit or license.
(3) Payment of fees. The application shall be accompanied by the full amount of the fees due for such permit or license. Fees at application may include the application fee or the full amount of fees due for such permit or license. The appropriate director shall determine the time of payment and schedule of fees. The full fee for any permit or license shall be remitted prior to issuance of such permit or license.
(b) Receipt issuance conditional. Whenever a permit or license cannot be issued a...

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