CHAPTER 1
CODE ADOPTIONS

7.1.102 Adoption by reference.

The following publications, including the specified appendices thereto, are hereby adopted by reference and incorporated into this code as they are adopted, published and promulgated from time to time by the International Code Council, and as adopted by the California Building Standards Commission in the California Code of Regulations:

a.    The California Building Code, Volumes 1 and 2, including Appendix Chapters: C – Group U Agricultural Buildings, H – Signs, I – Patio Covers.

b.    The California Residential Code, including Appendix Chapters: G – Swimming Pools, Spas and Hot Tubs, and H – Patio Covers.

c.    The California Electrical Code, incorporating the National Electrical Code.

d.    The California Mechanical Code, incorporating the Uniform Mechanical Code, excluding Appendix Chapters.

e.    The California Plumbing Code, incorporating the Uniform Plumbing Code.

f.    The California Energy Code, including Appendix Chapter 1-A – Standards and Documents Referenced in the Energy Efficiency Regulations.

g.    The California Historical Building Code, including Appendix Chapter A.

h.    The California Existing Building Code.

i.    The California Green Building Code.

j.    The California Reference Standards.

k.    The International Property Maintenance Code, including Appendix A – Boarding Standard.

l.    The California Fire Code, amended to adopt the local amendments and appendices to the 2016 California Fire Code contained in East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Ordinance No. 2017-02, one copy of which is kept in the office of the Building Official, and are adopted and referred to and by this reference expressly incorporated and made part of this chapter as though fully set forth herein, subject to additional amendments set forth in this chapter.

(Sec. 1, Ordinance No. 01-18, adopted February 13, 2018; Sec. 1, Ordinance No. 10-17, adopted June 27, 2017; Sec. 1, Ordinance No. 23-16, adopted December 13, 2016; Sec. 1, Ordinance No. 13-14, adopted September 9, 2014; Sec. 1, Ordinance No. 14-11, adopted June 28, 2011; Secs. 2 – 9, 16, Ordinance No. 01-08, adopted January 22, 2008. Formerly Chs. 7.1 – 7.6, 7.16)