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I live in Nasssu County and have a basement apartment that

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HELLO. I live in Nasssu County and have a basement apartment that is not rented out. I was served with a violation and went to court. Was told I must remove kitchen which I know is against the law in bathroom. My question is what exactly do I need to remove from kitchen so its not deemed a kitchen. Does everything need to be cleared out or just the removal of certain things. I hope you understand what I'm asking. Thanks
JA: Because traffic laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Correction :Against the law in basement
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: I received a violation. Kitchen was there when I bought the house 19 years ago
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Irwin Law replied 6 months ago.

I'm puzzled by the fact that your code violations are all interior and not visible unless an inspector is admitted to the home by the occupant or the owner. The city, or whoever notified you of the violation should tell you specifically what you need to do. It should be just a matter of removing appliances, toilets sink fixtures etc. and capping off the plumbing.

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