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14B.10.070 Requirement for Posting Notice of an Alarm; Violation; Remedy for Failure to Post.

A.  For a business alarm user (and not a homeowner alarm user), it is unlawful for a person having control of premises where a burglar alarm and/or robbery alarm system exists to fail to have conspicuously posted, where it may be plainly seen by persons outside the premises, notice of the existence of an alarm.  The notice must include the name, address, and telephone number of a person who possesses a key and has access to the premises.

B.  A violation of this Section may subject the violator to a fine or other civil penalties at the discretion of the System Administrator; however, the System Administrator shall assess no penalties until or unless notice of the violation is provided to the business owner and they fail to cure the violation within 30 days of notification.