8 Waive the Second Reading and Adopt Ordinance No.628 of the City Council of the City of Livingston Repealing Ordinance No. 616 and Replacing Livingston Municipal Code, Title 4, Chapter 1, “Building Administration Codes” to Adopt and Amend the 2016 California Building Code, 2016 California Mechanical Code, 2015 International Property Maintenance Code, 2016 California Plumbing Code, 2016 California Electrical Code, 2016 California Code of Building Conservation, 2016 Energy Code, 2016 California Green Building Standards Code, and 2016 California Residential Building Code and all appendices attached thereto.

Meeting Date: December 20, 2016

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STAFF REPORT

AGENDA ITEM: Waive the Second Reading and Adopt Ordinance No. 628 of the City Council of the City of Livingston Repealing Ordinance No. 616 and Replacing Livingston Municipal Code, Title 4, Chapter 1, "Building Administration Codes" to Adopt and Amend the 2016 California Building Code, 2016 California Mechanical Code, 2015 International Property Maintenance Code, 2016 California Plumbing Code, 2016 California Electrical Code, 2016 California Code of Building Conservation, 2016 Energy Code, 2016 California Green Building Standards Code, and 2016 California Residential Building Code and all appendices attached thereto.

MEETING DATE: December 20, 2016

PREPARED BY: Randy Hatch, Contract City Planner, Jose M. Sanchez, City Attorney

REVIEWED BY: Odi Ortiz, Interim City Manager

RECOMMENDED ACTIONS:

Waive the Second Reading and Adopt Ordinance No. 628 of the City Council of the City of Livingston Repealing Ordinance No. 616 and Replacing Livingston Municipal Code, Title 4, Chapter 1, "Building Administration Codes" to Adopt and Amend the 2016 California Building Code, 2016 California Mechanical Code, 2015 International Property Maintenance Code, 2016 California Plumbing Code, 2016 California Electrical Code, 2016 California Code of Building Conservation, 2016 Energy Code, 2016 California Green Building Standards Code, and 2016 California Residential Building Code and all appendices attached thereto.

BACKGROUND AND DISCUSSION:

On December 6, 2016, the Council Introduced and Waived the First Reading of Ordinance 628 to begin the process to adopt the new California Building Standards.

The Council also set the public hearing for December 20, 2016, for the Second Reading and Final Adoption of the Ordinance. Attached, for informational purposes, is the staff report for that December 6, 2016, action. The current proposed action is to complete the adoption process.

As discussed in the December 6, 2016, staff report, it is mandatory that each jurisdiction within California adopt and implement these Codes.

There were no public comments or discussion regarding the proposed Ordinance at the December 6, 2016, meeting.

FISCAL IMPACT:

None.

ATTACHMENTS:

1. Ordinance No. 628

2. Dec. 6, 2016, Staff Report

 

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