Chapter 16.04
INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE*

Sections:

16.04.010    Adoption of the International Building Code.

16.04.012    –

16.04.030    Repealed.

16.04.035    Section 113 amended – Board of appeals.

16.04.040    –

16.04.095    Repealed.

16.04.100    Section 109.2 amended – Schedule of permit fees.

16.04.105    –

16.04.900    Repealed.

*For building code adoption by reference, see RCW 35.21.180.

16.04.010 Adoption of the International Building Code.

As amended by the provisions of this chapter and the State of Washington Building Code Council, under Chapter 51-50 WAC, the latest edition of the International Building Code, published by the International Code Council, together with Appendices E, G, and J, one copy of which, along with the State of Washington Building Code Council’s amendments, shall be on file in the office of the Lynnwood city clerk, are adopted by reference. (Ord. 3404 § 3 (Att. A), 2021; Ord. 3396 § 3, 2021; Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2039 § 1, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 1, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 1, 1986)

16.04.012 Section 101.4.3 and Section 101.4.6 amended – Plumbing – Energy.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007)

16.04.015 Definitions.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2039 § 2, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 2, 1992)

16.04.016 Repealed.

Repealed by Ord. 1894.

16.04.020 Section 101.3 amended – Intent.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2039 § 3, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 4, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 2, 1986)

16.04.030 Section 104.1 amended – General.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2076 § 19, 1996; Ord. 2039 § 4, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 5, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 3, 1986)

16.04.035 Section 113 amended – Board of appeals.

Section 113 adopted by this chapter is deleted and replaced with the following wording:

113.1 General. 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.

113.2 Limitations on Authority. An application for appeal shall be based on a claim that the true intent of this code or the rules legally adopted thereunder 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 § 3, 2021; Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004)

16.04.040 Section 114 amended – Violations.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2039 § 5, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 6, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 4, 1986)

16.04.050 Section 103 UBC amended.

Repealed by Ord. 2505.

16.04.060 Section 105.2 amended – Work exempt from permits.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2039 § 7, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 8, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 6, 1986)

16.04.065 Section 303(a) UBC amended – Permit to move or remove buildings.

Repealed by Ord. 2216.

16.04.070 Section 105.3 amended – Application for permit.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2216 § 9, 1998; Ord. 1914 § 1, 1992; Ord. 1894 § 9, 1992)

16.04.071 Section 105.3.1 amended – Actions on applications.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2216 § 9, 1998)

16.04.072 Section 105.5 amended – Expiration.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010)

16.04.075 Section 107.1 IBC amended – Signed, dated, stamped drawings required.

Repealed by Ord. 3006. (Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2216 § 10, 1998; Ord. 1894 § 10, 1992)

16.04.080 Repealed.

Repealed by Ord. 2039.

16.04.090 Section 109.1 UBC amended.

Repealed by Ord. 2505.

16.04.095 Section 3410 amended – Moved structures.

Repealed by Ord. 3196. (Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2216 § 13, 1998; Ord. 1914 § 4, 1992)

16.04.100 Section 109.2 amended – Schedule of permit fees.

Section 109.2 adopted by this chapter is deleted and replaced with the following wording:

109.2 Schedule of permit fees. Fees shall be set forth in a fee ordinance adopted, and from time to time amended, by the city council.

(Ord. 3396 § 3, 2021; Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2699 § 23, 2007; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2588 § 4, 2005; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2216 § 14, 1998; Ord. 2039 § 11, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 13, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 9, 1986)

16.04.105 Section 109.3 IBC amended – Valuation.

Repealed by Ord. 3006. (Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2216 § 15, 1998; Ord. 2039 § 12, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 14, 1992)

16.04.108 Section 111.2 amended – Certificate of occupancy.

Repealed by Ord. 3006. (Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007)

16.04.110 Section 216-O UBC – “Occupancy” defined.

Repealed by Ord. 2505.

16.04.115 Section 402.8.8 amended – Security grilles and doors.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016)

16.04.120 Section 220-S UBC amended.

Repealed by Ord. 2505.

16.04.130 Section 224-W UBC amended.

Repealed by Ord. 2505.

16.04.140 Repealed.

Repealed by Ord. 1894.

16.04.145 Section 504 amended – Building height and number of stories.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2880 § 1, 2011)

16.04.150 Section 1805 amended – Damp-proofing and waterproofing.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2039 § 16, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 19, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 15, 1986)

16.04.160 Section 3307 amended – Protection of adjoining property.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 2039 § 17, 1995; Ord. 1894 § 20, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 17, 1986)

16.04.170 Repealed.

Repealed by Ord. 2039.

16.04.180 Section 5506 UBC added – Membrane structures.

Repealed by Ord. 2216.

16.04.190 Section 3305(e) UBC amended – Access to exits.

Repealed by Ord. 2216.

16.04.200 Restriction of building permits – Over one acre.

Repealed by Ord. 2216.

16.04.210 Section 705.5 – Fire-resistance ratings.

Repealed by Ord. 3306. (Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004)

16.04.215 Section 705.8 amended – Openings.

Repealed by Ord. 3306. (Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010)

16.04.220 Chapter 9 amended, added – Fire protection systems.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007)

16.04.225 Section 1010.1.9.2 amended – Hardware height.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016)

16.04.230 Section 1010.1.9.3 amended – Locks and latches.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013)

16.04.240 Section 1010.1.9.4 amended – Bolt locks.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013)

16.04.245 Section 1010.1.4.4 amended – Security grilles.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016)

16.04.250 Restricting issuance of permits.

Repealed by Ord. 2683. See amended IBC Section 105.3.1.1. (Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 278 § 2, 1966)

16.04.900 Severability.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3306 § 1 (Exh. 1), 2018; Ord. 3196 § 3, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 1 (Exh. A), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 4, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 3, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 2, 2004; Ord. 1894 § 23, 1992; Ord. 1533 § 20, 1986)