Section 107 Plan Approval Process
To obtain a plan approval, the owner or the owner's representative shall first file an application in writing on a form furnished by the residential building department for that purpose. Such application shall:
1. Identify and describe the work to be covered for which application is made for approval.
2. Describe the land on which the proposed work is to be done, street address or similar description that will readily identify and locate the proposed building or work.
5. Give such other data and information as required by the residential building official.
6. Identify and clearly indicate whether the project or portion of a project intends to utilize an industrialized unit.
7. Identify and clearly indicate whether the project or portion of a project intends to utilize an assembly of individually listed or labeled products.
The approval of construction documents under this section is a "license" and the failure to approve such construction documents as submitted within thirty days after filing or the disapproval of such construction documents is an "adjudication order denying the issuance of a license" requiring the opportunity for an "adjudication hearing" as provided by Sections 119.07 to 119.13 of the Revised Code and as modified by Sections 3781.031 and 3781.19 of the Revised Code. In accordance with Section 109, an adjudication order denying the issuance of a license shall specify the reasons for such denial.
1.2. The items of noncompliance will not be brought into compliance and will be referred to the residential building official as indicated in item 4 below.
3. Notations of the communication shall be made on a plan review record. The notations shall include the residential plans examiner's name, the date of the communication with the owner or the owner's representative, the observed items of noncompliance, the code citation related to the item(s) of noncompliance, the action necessary to correct the item(s) of noncompliance, the option chosen by the owner or the owner's representative, the name of the person communicated with, and the estimated dates of compliance and resubmission, if applicable.
4. If the owner or the owner's representative indicates that the work will not be brought into compliance with the rules of the board or requests an adjudication order, the residential plans examiner shall report to the building official in accordance with Section 107.6.2.