(A) Code Adoption: The approved editions of the following nationally recognized codes, as adopted by the State of Idaho or the Idaho Building Code Board, are adopted as the official building codes of the City of Menan.
2006 International Building Code (IBC), including all rules promulgated by International Code Council, and amendments adopted under these rules together with standards incorporated into the IBC by Reference, including but not limited to, the 2006 Edition of the International Residential Code (IRC), and the 2006 Edition of the International Energy Conservation Code (IEEC), as promulgated by the International Code Council. Save and except such portions of the above mentioned codes as are deleted, modified or amended by provisions of this section.
Shall be and the same are hereby adopted as the code of the City of Menan for regulating the erection, construction, enlargement, alteration, repair, moving, removal, demolition, conversion, occupancy, equipment, use, height, area and maintenance of all buildings or structures in the City of Menan, providing for the issuance of permits and collection of fees therefore; and each and all of the regulations, provisions, conditions and terms of such International Building Code, 2006 Edition published by the International Code Council, and the secondary publications referenced above, all of which are on file in the office of the City Clerk or Building Official are referred to,adopted and made part hereof as if fully set out in this Ordinance.
(B) DELETIONS, MODIFICATIONS OR AMENDMENTS:
(1) All 2006 international codes
a. All fees shall be established by the City Council under separate ordinance or resolution, with no more than 80% of paid fees to be refunded, if authorized by the Building Official as allowed by code.
(2) 2006 International Building Code: Amending sections as follows:
a. Amend IBC section 101.1 inserting City of Menan in place of [NAME OF JURISD ICTION]
b. Sections 101.4.1 Electrical, 101.4.4 Plumbing, 101.4.2 Gas, and 101.4.3 Mechanical shall be deleted, thus solely regulated under the State of Idaho.
c. Amend section 903.2.7 by adding the following exception: Exception: Automatic sprinkler systems are not required in three (3) or four (4) Group R buildings.
d. Amend Section 1612.3 inserting date in place of [DATE OF ISSUANCE] with 2/17/1988.
e. Amend Section 3410.2 inserting date in place of [DATE TO BE INSERTED BY THE JURISDICTION]
f. All appendixes of the International Building Code, 2006 Edition are hereby deleted.
(3) 2006 International Residential Code: Amending sections as follows:
g. Amend IRC section 101.1 inserting City of Menan in place of [NAME OF JURISDICTION].
h. Table 301.2(1) shall be amended as follows:
Ground Snow Load = 30+, Wind Speed = 90 mph, Seismic Design Category D-I.
Weathering = Severe, Frost Depth = 30", Termite = Slight/moderate
Decay = None/Slight, Winter Design Temperature = -4 degrees (7277 HDD)
Ice Shield = YES.
Underlayment Required = YES, Flood Hazard = Firm
Air Freeze Index ~ 2500, Mean Annual Temperature 43.1 degrees F.
a. Amend Section R404 by deleting Tables R404.1 (1), R404.1 (2), R404.1 (3), along with any reference to said Tables in Section 404.1.
b. The Exception to Section R405.1 is deleted and replaced with the following: Exceptions: A drainage system is not required when the foundation is installed on well-drained ground or sand-gravel mixture soils according to the United Soil Classification System, Group I and Group II Soils, as Detailed in Table 405.1.
c. Amend Section R408.2 by adding the following exceptions: Exception: Where warranted by climatic conditions, the total area of ventilation may be reduced to 1/1500 of the under-floor area where the ground surface is treated with an approved vapor retarder material and the required openings are placed so as to provide cross-ventilation of the space.
d. All electrical and plumbing requirements of chapter 25 through 42 shall be deleted, all Mechanical requirements of chapters 14 through 22 shall be deleted, all of Chapter 24 shall be deleted, thus solely regulated by the State of Idaho.
e. All appendices of the International Residential Code, 2006 Edition, are hereby deleted.
(4) 2006 International Energy Conservation Code: Amending sections as follows:
a. Amending section 101.1 inserting City of Menan in place of [NAME OF JURISDICTION].
(C) MANUFACTURED HOUSING: Manufactured Homes as defined by Idaho State Law and inspected by The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), shall not be subject to the enforcement provisions of the aforesaid Building Codes, but shall be regulated and inspected as prescribed in title 44, chapter 22 of Idaho Code. The owner, or an agent of the owner, must apply and receive, an Installation Permit prior to placing any Manufactured Home on their property. No structural modifications may be made to any Manufactured Home or Manufacturers Installation instructions unless a written site-specific structural analysis from a State of Idaho Certified Engineer or Architect has been approved, verifying the modifications compatibility with the Manufactured Home. All additions or alterations to any Manufactured Home Must Comply with all Building Code Requirements. Multiple sections of Manufacture or Mobile Homes as well as Modular Buildings shall not be combined together or used for any other purpose except as approved by HUD at the time
of manufacturing. The Building Official or appointed representative is hereby authorized to permit, inspect, and collect fees, as established by the governing body, for Manufactured Homes placed in the Menan City limits. Mobile or Manufactured homes that do not bear the HUD certification label shall not be allowed except as provided for by Title 44 Chapter 25 of The Idaho Code.
(D) PENALTIES: Violations of the provisions of this section shall constitute a misdemeanor, punishable by a fine not more than $300.00, or by imprisonment not to exceed six months, or by both fine and imprisonment. Each day such violation continues it shall be considered a separate offense.
(E) SEVERABILITY: This ordinance is hereby declared to be severable. Should any portion of this ordinance be declared to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect and shall be read to carry out the purpose(s) of the ordinance before the declaration of partial invalidity.
(F) REFERENCE: All references in the City Code that refer to building requirements, shall hereinafter refer to the 2006 Edition of the International Building Codes.
(G) BUILDING OFFICIAL DEFINED: Whenever the term "authorized building official" or "building official" is referred to in the codes adopted by this ordinance, such reference and designation shall be deemed to refer to the "building official" of the City of Menan, a municipal corporation of the State of Idaho.