8.3 ADOPTION OF FIRE PREVENTION CODES AND ENFORCEMENT.

(1)    State Codes. The following orders, rules, and regulations of the Department of Commerce, all of which are set forth in the Wisconsin Administrative Code as from time to time amended and/or renumbered, are incorporated herein by reference and adopted as part of this Chapter:

(a)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm. 7: Explosive Materials.

(b)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 10: Flammable and Combustible Liquids.

(c)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 11: Liquefied Petroleum Gases.

(d)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 12: Natural Gas.

(e)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 13: Compressed Natural Gases.

(f)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 14: General Hazard Fire Prevention.

(g)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 15: Cleaning and Dyeing.

(h)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 16: Electrical Code V2.

(i)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 28: Smoke Detectors.

(j)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 50: Administration and Enforcement.

(k)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 51: Definitions and Standards.

(l)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 52: General Requirements.

(m)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 53: Structural Requirements.

(n)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 54: Factories, Office and Mercantile Buildings.

(o)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 55: Theatres and Assembly Halls.

(p)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 56: Schools and Other Places of Instruction.

(q)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 57: Residential Occupancies.

(r)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 58: Health Care, Detention and Correctional Facilities.

(s)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 59: Hazardous Occupancies.

(t)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 60: Child Day Care Facilities.

(u)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 61: Community-Based Residential Facilities.

(v)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm62: Specialty Occupancies.

(w)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 64: Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning.

(x)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 66: Multi-family Dwellings.

(y)    Wis. Adm. Code, Ch. Comm 70: Historic Buildings.

(2)    National Codes. The following sections of the National Fire Codes published by the National Fire Protection Association:

(a)    NFPA 1 Fire Prevention Code.

(2)    Compliance Required. Any act required to be performed and any act prohibited by the sections of the Wisconsin Administrative Code or the National Fire Code, incorporated herein by reference is an act required or prohibited by this Chapter.

(3)    Future Amendments or Modifications.

(a)    Any future amendment, revision, or modification of the sections of the Wisconsin Administrative Code or national Fire Code incorporated herein by reference are intended to be made a part of this Chapter and are automatically adopted by reference herein upon their effective dates.

(a)    In the case of a conflict between any provisions of this Fire Code, the Wisconsin Administrative Code or the National Fire Code, the code containing the strictest provisions shall apply. A copy of the applicable codes shall be kept at all times and available for inspection during reasonable hours in the offices of the City Clerk and the Edgerton Fire Protection District Fire Chief.

(2)    Enforcement, Authority and General Duties.

(a)    It shall be the duty and responsibility of the Fire Chief or his/her duly authorized representative to enforce the provisions of this Chapter. Every reference to Fire Chief in this Chapter shall include his/her duly authorized representative.

(b)    When the Fire Chief determines that there may be a violation of any provision of this Chapter, or a situation which affects the health or safety of the general public, or the occupants of a building, the Fire Chief shall proceed to take necessary action as provided for in this Chapter.