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SECTION 1.14 FAILURE TO PAY OBLIGATIONS WHEN DUE

(1) Any board, officer, or department shall deny, revoke, or suspend any license or permit, including renewals or transfers, of any person, corporation, or business enterprise whose name appears on the list furnished by the collector of taxes to said board, officer, or department, or with respect to any activity, event, or other matter which is the subject of such license or permit and which activity, event, or matter is carried out or exercised or is to be carried out or exercised on or about real estate owned by any party whose name appears on said list; provided, however, that written notice is given to such person, corporation, or business enterprise and to the collector of taxes, as required by applicable provisions of law, and such person, corporation, or business enterprise is given a hearing, to be held not earlier than fourteen days after said notice.

Said list shall be prima facie evidence for denial, revocation, or suspension of said license or permit. The collector of taxes shall have the right to intervene in any hearing conducted with respect to such license denial, revocation, or suspension.

(2) Any such person, corporation, or business enterprise may be given an opportunity to enter into a payment agreement, thereby allowing said board, officer, or department to issue a certificate indicating said limitations to the license or permit and the validity of said license shall be conditioned upon the satisfactory compliance with said agreement. Failure to comply with said agreement shall be grounds for the suspension or revocation of said license or permit; provided however, that the holder be given notice and a hearing as required by applicable provisions of law.

(3) The board, officer, or department may waive such denial, suspension, or revocation if it finds, in writing, there is no direct or indirect business interest by the property owner, its officers, or stockholders, if any, or members of his immediate family, as defined in section one of chapter two hundred and sixty-eight A of the general laws, in the business or activity conducted in or on said property.

(4) The Treasurer shall impose a Municipal Charges Lien upon any real property the owner of which has failed to pay:

.1 all fees due for police or fire details ordered by the property owner or required by the city;

.2 all vacant property registration fees, due under Section 3.36, remaining unpaid for 30 days after the due date.

Said liens shall be imposed and discharged in accordance with the provision of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 40, Section 58.

(5) The Treasurer shall, at the request of the Municipal Hearing Officer, impose a lien upon any real property the owner of which has failed to pay fines and penalties assessed under Section 1.13A for violation of the housing or sanitary code or the snow and ice removal ordinance. Said liens shall be imposed and discharged in accordance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 40 Section 42B and shall be subject to such interest as allowed by law.