Chapter 16.09
INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE

Sections:

16.09.010    Adoption of the International Residential Code.

16.09.020    –

16.09.045    Repealed.

16.09.050    Section R108.2 – Schedule of permit fees.

16.09.060    Repealed.

16.09.065    Repealed.

16.09.070    Section R112 amended – Board of appeals.

16.09.080    Repealed.

16.09.090    Repealed.

16.09.100    Table R301.2(1) – Climate and geographical design criteria.

16.09.900    Repealed.

16.09.010 Adoption of the International Residential Code.

As amended by this chapter and the State of Washington Building Code Council under Chapter 51-51 WAC, the latest adopted version of the International Residential Code (IRC), published by the International Code Council, except Chapters 11 and 25 through 43, one copy of which, along with the State of Washington Building Code Council Amendments, shall be on file in the office of the Lynnwood city clerk, is adopted by reference. (Ord. 3404 § 3 (Att. A), 2021; Ord. 3396 § 5, 2021; Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.020 Section R101.3 – Intent.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.025 Section R102.7.2 of Chapter 51-51 WAC amended – Moved buildings.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007)

16.09.030 Section R104.1 amended – General.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.040 Section R105.2 amended – Work exempt from permit.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.042 Section R105.3.1 amended – Action on application.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013)

16.09.045 Section R105.5 amended – Expiration.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010)

16.09.050 Section R108.2 – Schedule of permit fees.

Section R108.2 adopted by this chapter is deleted and replaced with the following wording:

R108.2 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 § 5, 2021; Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2699 § 24, 2007; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.060 Section R109 IRC – Inspections.

Repealed by Ord. 3006. (Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.065 Section R110.3 – Certificate of occupancy.

Repealed by Ord. 3006. (Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007)

16.09.070 Section R112 amended – Board of appeals.

Section R112 adopted by this chapter is deleted and replaced with the following wording:

R112.1 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.

R112.2 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 § 5, 2021; Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.080 Section R113 amended – Violations.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.090 Section R202 amended – Definitions.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)

16.09.100 Table R301.2(1) – Climate and geographical design criteria.

Table R301.2(1) of the IRC shall have the following design criteria:

TABLE R301.2(1)
CLIMATIC AND GEOGRAPHIC DESIGN CRITERIA

GROUND SNOW LOAD

WIND DESIGN

SEISMIC DESIGN
CATEGORY
f

SUBJECT TO DAMAGE FROM

WINTER DESIGN TEMPe

ICE
BARRIER UNDERLAYMENT REQUIRED
h

FLOOD
HAZARD
g

AIR FREEZING INDEXi

MEAN ANNUAL TEMPj

Speedd (mph)    

Topographic effectsk

Special wind regionl

Wind-borne debris zonem

Weatheringa

Frost line depthb

Termitec

25

110

NO

NO

NO

D2

MODERATE

18"

SLIGHT

22

NO

1985; 2005; 53061C1305E 53061C1310E 53061C1309E 53061C1320E 53061C1315E All adopted 11/08/1999

1500

52.8

(Ord. 3396 § 5, 2021; Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007)

16.09.900 Severability.

Repealed by Ord. 3396. (Ord. 3196 § 5, 2016; Ord. 3006 § 3 (Exh. C), 2013; Ord. 2840 § 5, 2010; Ord. 2683 § 4, 2007; Ord. 2505 § 6, 2004)