Chapter 15.02
BUILDING CODES ADOPTED*

Sections:

15.02.010    Adoption of codes.

15.02.020    Violation penalties.

*Prior legislation: Ord. 1625.

15.02.010 Adoption of codes.

Thirteen documents, three each of which are on file in city offices, identified by the seal of the city of San Luis Obispo, marked and designated as the California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Parts 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, and 11 also known as the California Building Standards Code to include the 2016 Editions of the California Building Code (Part 2, Volumes 1 and 2), the California Residential Code (Part 2.5), and the California Fire Code (Part 9) published by the International Code Council, the 2016 Edition of the California Electrical Code (Part 3) published by the National Fire Protection Association, the 2016 Editions of the California Mechanical Code (Part 4) and the California Plumbing Code (Part 5) published by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials, the 2016 Editions of California Energy Code (Part 6), the California Green Building Standards Code (Part 11), the California Historical Building Code (Part 8), and the California Existing Building Code (Part 10), the 2016 Edition of International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC) published by the International Code Council, and the 1997 Editions of the Uniform Housing Code and the Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings published by the International Conference of Building Officials are hereby adopted including chapters, sections and appendices not adopted by agencies of the state of California. Furthermore, only the chapters, sections and appendices of the 2016 California Residential Code and the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code adopted by the state of California are hereby adopted. These regulations collectively will be known as the building construction and fire prevention regulations of the city of San Luis Obispo. The provisions of such are hereby referred to, adopted, and made a part hereof as if fully set out in this chapter except as modified hereinafter. (Ord. 1630 § 5 (part), 2016: Ord. 1595 § 5, 2014)

15.02.020 Violation penalties.

Persons who shall violate a provision of the California Fire Code or shall fail to comply with any of the requirements thereof or who shall erect, install, alter, repair or do work in violation of the approved construction documents or directive of the fire code official, or of a permit or certificate used under provisions of this code, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, punishable by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars or by imprisonment not exceeding one year, or both such fine and imprisonment. Each day that a violation continues after due notice has been served shall be deemed a separate offense. (Ord. 1630 § 5 (part), 2016)