[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Lancaster as Article 109 of the Codified Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- Includes corporations, partnerships and associations.
In any case where a person is required by ordinance to file a performance or compliance bond with the city, conditioned for compliance with any ordinance, such person may, in lieu of corporate surety which may be required by the relevant ordinance or resolution, submit satisfactory and current evidence of the following and give its own bond without corporate surety:
That there has been issued to such person a self-insurer certificate by the Department of Revenue of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania under the provisions of Section 1434 of the Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act of 1959, April 29 (P.L. 58); or
That the Department of Labor and Industry of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has issued an order exempting such person from insuring his liability under the provisions of the Workmen's Compensation Act as last amended by the Act of 1956, February 28, P.L. (1955), 1120, Section 1.
Editor's Note: See 77 P.S. § 1 et seq., now known as the "Workers' Compensation Act."
All ordinances requiring corporate surety on performance or compliance bonds are amended by making the above provisions applicable thereto.
This chapter shall have no application to fidelity bonds.