§ 701A.3.1. Application date and where required.  


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  • New buildings for which an application for a building permit is submitted on or after July 1, 2008, and any additions, alterations, or repairs made to existing buildings for which an application for a building permit is submitted on or after January 1, 2017, located in any Fire Hazard Severity Zone or Wildland Interface Fire Area shall comply with all Sections of this Chapter, including all of the following areas:

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    Exceptions:

    1.

    Buildings located in any Fire Hazard Severity Zone within State Responsibility Areas, for which an application for a building permit is submitted on or after January 1, 2008, shall comply with all Sections of this Chapter.

    2.

    Buildings located in any Fire Hazard Severity Zone within State Responsibility Areas or any Wildland Interface Fire Area designated by cities and other local agencies for which an application for a building permit is submitted on or after December 1, 2005, but prior to July 1, 2008, shall only comply with the following Sections of this Chapter:

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    (Ord. 2016-0053 § 6, 2016.)

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    701A.4   Inspection and certification.

    Building permit applications and final completion approvals for buildings within the scope and application of this Chapter shall comply with the following:

    1.

    Building permit issuance. The Building Official shall, prior to construction, provide the owner or applicant a certification that the building as proposed to be built complies with all applicable state and local building standards, including those for materials and construction methods for wildfire exposure as described in this Chapter. Issuance of a building permit by the Building Official for the proposed building shall be considered as complying with this Section.

    2.

    Building permit final. The Building Official shall, upon completion of construction, provide the owner or applicant with a copy of the final inspection report that demonstrates the building was constructed in compliance with all applicable state and local building standards, including those for materials and construction methods for wildfire exposure as described in this Chapter. Issuance of a certificate of occupancy by the Building Official for the proposed building shall be considered as complying with this Section.

(Ord. 2016-0053 § 7, 2016.)