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The Building Commissioner is authorized and directed to administer and enforce all of the provisions of this code, and he is also the official designated and authorized to enforce other provisions of this code pertaining to building construction or demolition within the jurisdiction of the Jasper County Advisory Plan Commission. Whenever in this code it is provided that anything must be done to the approval of or subject to the direction of the Building Commissioner or any other officer of the State or County, this shall be construed to give such officer only the discretion of determining whether the rules and standards established by ordinance have been complied with; and with no such provision shall be construed as giving such officer discretionary powers as to what such regulations, codes or standard shall be, or power to require conditions not prescribed by ordinances or to enforce ordinance provisions in an arbitrary or discriminatory manner.

The Building Commissioner is authorized to employ sufficient qualified inspectors, assistants, or other employees, subject to the approval of the Board of County Commissioners and the Jasper County Council. [Ord. 10-5-92A § 1; Ord. 1-4-88A; Code 1988 § 170.04.]