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10.50.010 General.

A. The Director may conduct inspections whenever it is necessary to enforce any provisions of this Title, to determine compliance with this Title or whenever the Director has reasonable cause to believe there exists any violation of this Title.

B. Inspections shall occur at reasonable times of the day.  If the responsible party is at the site when the inspection is occurring, the Director or authorized representative shall first present proper credentials to the responsible party and request entry.  If such entry is thereupon refused, the Director shall have recourse to any remedy provided by law to obtain entry, including obtaining an administrative search warrant.