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8.52.010 Premises.

Any person maintaining, conducting, operating or managing any tattooing establishment must comply with the following regulations:

A.  Premises and equipment must be maintained in a sanitary manner including physical cleanliness as well as antiseptic precautions;

B.  All establishments shall be equipped with hot and cold running water, and adequate toilet facilities properly installed in compliance with the Building Code as well as the health and sanitation regulations shall be provided;

C.  The premises and all equipment shall at all times be kept in a clean and sanitary condition.