Chapter 15.04
UNIFORM PLUMBING CODE

Sections:

15.04.010    Adoption of the Uniform Plumbing Code.

15.04.015    

15.04.035    Repealed.

15.04.040    Section 104.5 amended – Plumbing permit fees.

15.04.045    Section 107.1 and Section 107.2 amended – Board of appeals – Limitations of authority.

15.04.050    Repealed.

15.04.055    Section 710.2 amended – Sewage discharge.

15.04.060    Repealed.

15.04.900    Repealed.

15.04.010 Adoption of the Uniform Plumbing Code.

As amended by the provisions of this chapter and the State of Washington Building Code Council under Chapters 51-56 and 51-57 WAC, the latest edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) less Chapters 12 and 15 published by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials, one copy of which, along with the State of Washington Building Code Council’s amendments, shall be on file with the Lynnwood city clerk, are adopted by this reference; provided, that in the event of a conflict between the International Fire Code and the Uniform Plumbing Code, the International Fire Code shall govern. (Ord. 3404 § 3 (Att. A), 2021; Ord. 3396 § 2, 2021; Ord. 3196 § 2, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 7 (Exh. G), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 2, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 1, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 1, 2004; Ord. 2214 § 1, 1998; Ord. 1896 § 2, 1992; Ord. 1534 § 1, 1986; Ord. 1380 § 1, 1983)

15.04.015 Definitions.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 2, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 7 (Exh. G), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 2, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 1, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 1, 2004; Ord. 2214 § 2, 1998; Ord. 1896 § 3, 1992)

15.04.020 Subsection 217 UPC amended – Plumbing system defined.

Repealed by Ord. 2505.

15.04.030 Section 106.1 and Section 106.3 amended – Violations – Penalties.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 2, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 7 (Exh. G), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 2, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 1, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 1, 2004; Ord. 2214 § 4, 1998; Ord. 1896 § 5, 1992; Ord. 1534 § 3, 1986; Ord. 1380 § 3, 1983)

15.04.035 Section 104.4.3 amended – Expiration.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 2, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 7 (Exh. G), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 2, 2010)

15.04.040 Section 104.5 amended – Plumbing permit fees.

Section 104.5 and Table No. 104.5 adopted by this chapter are deleted and replaced with the following wording:

104.5 Fees. Fees shall be set forth in a fee ordinance adopted, and from time to time amended, by the city council. Value of work shall include all costs related to construction and shall be set by the Building Official using a nationally recognized value table.

(Ord. 3396 § 2, 2021; Ord. 3196 § 2, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 7 (Exh. G), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 2, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 1, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 1, 2004; Ord. 2214 § 5, 1998; Ord. 1896 § 6, 1992; Ord. 1534 § 4, 1986; Ord. 1380 § 4, 1983)

15.04.045 Section 107.1 and Section 107.2 amended – Board of appeals – Limitations of authority.

Section 107.1 and Section 107.2 adopted by this chapter are deleted and replaced with the following wording:

107.1 Board of Appeals. The hearing examiner shall hear and decide appeals of orders, decisions or determinations made by the building official relative to the application and interpretation of this code in accordance with Chapter 16.50 LMC.

107.2 Limitations of Authority. An application for appeal shall be based on a claim that the true intent of this code or the rules legally adopted hereunder have been incorrectly interpreted, the provisions of this code do not fully apply or an equally good or better form of construction is proposed. The hearing examiner shall have no authority to waive requirements of this code.

(Ord. 3396 § 2, 2021; Ord. 3196 § 2, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 7 (Exh. G), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 2, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 1, 2007)

15.04.050 Solder used for joints.

Repealed by Ord. 2214.

15.04.055 Section 710.2 amended – Sewage discharge.

Section 710.2 adopted by this chapter is amended by adding the following paragraph:

In addition to the alarm requirements of section 710.9 a hardwired generator capable of running the system and alarm with battery backup during power outages shall be required for the health and safety of the occupants. This applies to homes or commercial buildings when the entire sanitary sewer system discharges by means of a sewage ejector, pump or other approved electrical/mechanical device. A permanent placard explaining the purpose and operating instructions of the generator shall be posted in an approved location. The operation of the generator shall be done with an appropriate transfer switch installed per the National Electrical Code (NEC) and local requirements. Pre-wiring for a generator without the installation of one is not sufficient to meet this requirement.

(Ord. 3396 § 2, 2021; Ord. 3196 § 2, 2016)

15.04.060 Fuel gas piping.

Repealed by Ord. 2214.

15.04.900 Severability.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 2, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 7 (Exh. G), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 2, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 1, 2007)