Chapter 30.90
GENERAL PROVISIONS

Sections:

30.90.010    Applicability.

30.90.020    Construction codes definitions.

30.90.030    Amendment of definitions chapters by subsection.

30.90.040    Multiple Definitions of Same Term.

30.90.010 Applicability.

Except where specifically defined herein, all words used in this title shall carry their customary meanings. Words used in the present tense include the future, and the plural includes the singular; the word "shall" is always mandatory, the word "may" denotes a use of discretion in making a decision. Words used in the masculine gender include the feminine, and the feminine the masculine.

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

30.90.020 Construction codes definitions.

In the application of the construction codes set forth in Subtitle 30.5 SCC, where any conflicting definition exists for the same term in chapter 30.91 SCC and subtitle 30.5 SCC including any of the adopted construction codes, the definition from subtitle 30.5 SCC shall control.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, December 9, 2002, Eff date February 1, 2003; Amended Ord. 07-084, Sept. 5, 2007, Eff date Sept. 21, 2007)

30.90.030 Amendment of definitions chapters by subsection.

The definitions in Subtitle 30.9 SCC are organized in 26 chapters, "91A" through "91Z" with each definition assigned to an individual section number.

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

30.90.040 Multiple Definitions of Same Term.

Some chapters within this unified development code (UDC) provide a specific or narrower definition of particular terms than is used throughout the rest of the code. In these instances, the term is listed twice or more in the definitions chapters that follow, with a notation describing where (in which UDC chapter) to apply each definition.

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