(Amended by Ordinance No. 184288, effective January 7, 2011.)
A. The Director upon determination that a violation of this code or regulations duly adopted pursuant to this code has occurred, shall issue a written notice of the violation by certified mail to the food vendor or food packager which will specify the violation and appropriate penalty.
B. The food vendor or food packager shall, upon receipt of a notice of violation, pay to the City the stated penalty or appeal the finding of a violation to the Code Hearings Officer in accordance with the procedures set forth in Chapter 22.10.
1. Any person requesting an appeal to the Code Hearings Office may be assessed a fee of up to $500 at the time of their application. Failure to submit full payment of appeal fee within the time allowed to request an appeal hearing shall result in the denial of the request for an appeal hearing.
2. If the Code Hearings Officer decides in favor of the appellant at the Code Hearing, the submitted appeal fee shall be refunded in full to the appellant.