Chapter 15.20
FREMONT PLUMBING CODE

Sections:

15.20.010    Title.

15.20.020    Adoption of the 2019 CPC with amendments.

15.20.030    2019 CPC appendix chapters adopted.

15.20.040    2019 CPC Chapter 1, Division II is not adopted.

15.20.050    Amendment of 2019 CPC Section 1211 (Electrical Bonding and Grounding).

15.20.010 Title.

This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the “Fremont plumbing code” or “FPC” and will be referred to in this chapter as “this code.” (Ord. 10-2019 § 5, 11-5-19.)

15.20.020 Adoption of the 2019 CPC with amendments.

The 2019 Edition of the California Plumbing Code (CPC) as published by the California Building Standards Commission is adopted as the plumbing code of the city of Fremont, California, as if fully set out in this chapter, and is amended as set forth in this chapter. A copy of the 2019 CPC shall be maintained on file in the office of the city clerk. (Ord. 10-2019 § 5, 11-5-19.)

15.20.030 2019 CPC appendix chapters adopted.

The following appendix chapters of the 2019 California Plumbing Code are adopted by the city of Fremont:

(a)    Appendix A (Sizing Water Supply System);

(b)    Appendix B (Combination Waste and Vent System);

(c)    Appendix D (Sizing Storm Water System). (Ord. 10-2019 § 5, 11-5-19.)

15.20.040 2019 CPC Chapter 1, Division II is not adopted.

Chapter 1, Division II of the 2019 California Plumbing Code is not adopted by the city of Fremont refer to Chapter 15.05 and Section 15.10.040 for administration and enforcement requirements. References to model codes in the adopted sections shall mean the corresponding California codes as adopted by the city of Fremont. (Ord. 10-2019 § 5, 11-5-19.)

15.20.050 Amendment of 2019 CPC Section 1211 (Electrical Bonding and Grounding).

Section 1211 of the 2019 California Plumbing Code is amended as follows:

1211.0 – 1211.6 {CPC text not modified}

Section 1211.7 Earthquake-Actuated Gas Shutoff Valves. Earthquake-actuated gas shutoff valves designed to automatically shut off the gas at the location of the valve in the event of a seismic disturbance and certified by the Stated Architect as conforming to California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Part 12, Chapter 12-16-1, shall be installed in all new buildings and in existing buildings that undergo alterations or additions that exceed $10,000.

(Ord. 10-2019 § 5, 11-5-19.)