Chapter 18.18
AMENDMENTS TO THE UNIFORM HOUSING CODE (UHC)

Sections:

18.18.010    Amendment to UHC Section 203.1.

18.18.020    Amendment to UHC Section 203.2.

18.18.030    Repeal of UHC Chapter 11.

18.18.040    Repeal of UHC Chapter 12.

18.18.050    Repeal of UHC Chapter 13.

18.18.060    Repeal of UHC Chapter 14.

18.18.070    Amendment to UHC Section 1501.1.

18.18.080    Amendment to UHC Section 1601.

18.18.100    Amendment to UHC Section 1303.

18.18.010 Amendment to UHC Section 203.1.

Section 203.1 of the UHC is hereby repealed and a new Section 203.1 is hereby added, to read as follows:

203.1 Appeals.

1. Appeals—Alternate materials and methods. The Hearing Examiner shall hear and decide appeals of administrative determinations where alternate materials or methods of construction are proposed to those required by any code adopted in this title, as provided in SMC 18.05.010. Appeals shall be processed in accordance with the provisions contained in SMC Section 18.05.010.

2. Appeals—Notices of Violation. The hearings examiner shall hear appeals of any notice and order of the building official pertaining to any violations as defined in 1997 UHC Section 204. Appeals shall be processed in accordance with the provisions contained in SMC Section 17.08.024.

(Ord. 1904-0717 § 9, 2017: Ord. 1724-0108 § 21, 2008)

18.18.020 Amendment to UHC Section 203.2.

Section 203.2 of the UHC is amended to read as follows:

203.2 Limitations of Authority. The housing advisory and appeals board building code advisory board shall have no authority relative to interpretation of the administrative provisions of this code, nor shall the board shall not be empowered to waive requirements of this code.

(Ord. 1678-0406 § 5 (part), 2006)

18.18.030 Repeal of UHC Chapter 11.

Chapter 11 of the UHC is hereby repealed. (Ord. 1724-0108 § 22, 2008)

18.18.040 Repeal of UHC Chapter 12.

Chapter 12 of the UHC is hereby repealed. (Ord. 1724-0108 § 23, 2008)

18.18.050 Repeal of UHC Chapter 13.

Chapter 13 of the UHC is hereby repealed. (Ord. 1724-0108 § 24, 2008)

18.18.060 Repeal of UHC Chapter 14.

Chapter 14 of the UHC is hereby repealed. (Ord. 1724-0108 § 25, 2008)

18.18.070 Amendment to UHC Section 1501.1.

Section 1501.1 of the UHC is hereby amended to read as follows:

1501.1 Procedure. When any work or repair or demolition is to be done pursuant to SMC Section 17.08.006 the building official shall cause the work to be accomplished by city personnel or by private contract under the direction of the Community & Economic Development Director. Plans and specifications therefor may be prepared by the building official, or the building official may employ such architectural and engineering assistance on a contract basis as may be deemed reasonably necessary.

(Ord. 1724-0108 § 26, 2008)

18.18.080 Amendment to UHC Section 1601.

Section 1601 of the UHC is hereby amended to read as follows:

Section 1601—ACCOUNT OF EXPENSE, FILING OF REPORT

The building official shall keep an itemized account of the expense incurred by this jurisdiction in the repair or demolition of any building done pursuant to the provisions of SMC Section 17.08.006. Upon the completion of the work or repair or demolition, said building official shall prepare and file with the clerk of this jurisdiction a report specifying the work done, the itemized and total cost of the work, a description of the real property upon which the building or structure is or was located, and the names and addresses of the persons entitled to notice pursuant to SMC Section 17.08.006.

(Ord. 1724-0108 § 27, 2008)

18.18.100 Amendment to UHC Section 1303.

Section 1303 of the UHC is hereby repealed. (Ord. 1678-0406 § 5 (part), 2006)