Chapter 9.19
RESIDENTIAL CODE

Sections:

9.19.010    Adoption by reference of the California Residential Code.

9.19.020    Violations and penalties.

9.19.030    Amendments to California Residential Code.

9.19.010 Adoption by reference of the California Residential Code.

Except as provided herein, the 2016 Edition of the State of California Residential Code (California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Part 2.5), including any amendments and Appendix H Patio Cover, thereof, as promulgated and published by the California Building Standards Code, is hereby adopted by reference as though fully set forth herein, and shall constitute and is hereby established as “the Residential Code of the City of South Gate” (“residential code” herein). A copy of the 2016 Edition of the California Residential Code has been deposited in the office of the city clerk and shall at all times be maintained by the city clerk for use and examination by the public.

(Ord. 2332 § 13 (part), 11-22-16: Ord. 2311 § 13 (part), 11-26-13: Ord. 2277 § 13 (part), 11-23-10)

9.19.020 Violations and penalties.

Any person violating any of the provisions of the residential code shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and each such person shall be deemed guilty of a separate offense for each and every day, or portion thereof, during which any violation of any provision of the residential code is committed, continued or permitted. Upon conviction, any such violation shall be punishable as provided for in Title 1.

(Ord. 2332 § 13 (part), 11-22-16: Ord. 2311 § 13 (part), 11-26-13: Ord. 2277 § 13 (part), 11-23-10)

9.19.030 Amendments to California Residential Code.

Notwithstanding the provisions of Section 9.19.010, the 2016 Edition of the California Residential Code is hereby amended by:

A.    Replacing Blank Table R301.2(1), buildings shall be designed with the additional criteria and provisions of this table which shall read as follows:

Table R301.2.(1)

CLIMATIC AND GEOGRAPHIC DESIGN CRITERIA

GROUND SNOW LOAD

WIND DESIGN

SEISMIC DESIGN CATEGORY f

SUBJECT TO DAMAGE FROM

WINTER DESIGN TEMP e

ICE BARRIER UNDERLAYMENT REQUIRED h

FLOOD HAZARDS g

AIR FREEZING INDEX i

MEAN ANNUAL TEMP j

Speed d (mph)

Topographic effects k

Special Wind regioni

Wind-borne debris zonem

Weathering a

Frost line Depth b

Termite e

ZERO

85

NO

NO

NO

D2

NEGLIGIBLE

ZERO

ZERO

49°

NO

NO

ZERO

60°

(Ord. 2332 § 13 (part), 11-22-16: Ord. 2311 § 13 (part), 11-26-13: Ord. 2277 § 13 (part), 11-23-10)