Chapter 30.53B
UNIFORM CODE FOR THE ABATEMENT OF DANGEROUS BUILDINGS

Sections:

30.53B.010    The Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings, 1997 edition adopted.

30.53B.020    Section 203 paragraph added - violations and penalties.

30.53B.030    Subsections 401.2 - 401.5 and 402 deleted and new subsection 401.2 added - notice and order.

30.53B.040    Section 403 amended - repair, vacation, and demolition.

30.53B.050    Subsection 404.1 amended - posting.

30.53B.060    Subsection 404.2 amended - compliance.

30.53B.010 The Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings, 1997 edition adopted.

The Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings, 1997 edition, published by the International Conference of Building Officials, except as expressly amended by the county, is incorporated and made a part of this chapter by reference, and is adopted as the Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings of Snohomish County, with the exception of the following chapters which are neither adopted nor incorporated into this chapter: Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; and Chapter 9. One copy shall be placed on file with the Snohomish County Auditor and one copy shall be placed on file with the Sno-Isle Regional Library System.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, December 9, 2002, Eff date February 1, 2003)

30.53B.020 Section 203 paragraph added - violations and penalties.

A new paragraph is added to section 203 as follows:

Any person violating any of the provisions of this code shall be subject to enforcement action pursuant to chapter 30.85 SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, December 9, 2002, Eff date February 1, 2003)

30.53B.030 Subsections 401.2 - 401.5 and 402 deleted and new subsection 401.2 added - notice and order.

Subsections 401.2, 401.3, 401.4, 401.5 and 402 are deleted in their entirety and a new subsection 401.2 is added to read:

Notice and order procedures as provided in chapter 30.85 SCC shall apply.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, December 9, 2002, Eff date February 1, 2003)

30.53B.040 Section 403 amended - repair, vacation, and demolition.

The first paragraph of section 403 is amended to read as follows:

The following standards shall be followed by the Building Official in ordering the repair, vacation or demolition of any dangerous building or structure:

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, December 9, 2002, Eff date February 1, 2003)

30.53B.050 Subsection 404.1 amended - posting.

The first paragraph of subsection 404.1 is amended to read as follows:

Every notice to vacate shall be posted at or upon each exit of the building and shall be in substantially the following form:

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, December 9, 2002, Eff date February 1, 2003)

30.53B.060 Subsection 404.2 amended - compliance.

Subsection 404.2 is amended to read as follows:

Whenever such notice is posted, the Building Official shall include a notification reciting the emergency and specifying the conditions which necessitate the posting. No person shall remain in or enter any building which has been so posted, except that entry may be made to repair, demolish or remove such building under permit. No person shall remove or deface any such notice after it is posted until the required repairs, demolition or removal have been completed and a certificate of occupancy has been issued pursuant to the provisions of chapter 30.50 SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, December 9, 2002, Eff date February 1, 2003; Amended by Ord. 14-081, Oct. 29, 2014, Eff date November 13, 2014)