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Record No: CB 119048    Version: 1 Council Bill No: CB 119048
Type: Ordinance (Ord) Status: Passed
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
Final Action: 8/18/2017
Ordinance No: Ord 125392
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to Seattle's technical codes; amending the 2015 Seattle Fire Code to clarify regulations, adopt amendments consistent with Washington State regulations, and make technical corrections; amending Section 22.600.020 of the Seattle Municipal Code; and requesting that the Seattle Fire Department submit code updates to the Office of the City Clerk.
Sponsors: M. Lorena González
Supporting documents: 1. Att A - Seattle Fire Code Amendments, 2. Summary and Fiscal Note, 3. Signed Ordinance 125392, 4. Affidavit of Publication
CITY OF SEATTLE
ORDINANCE __________________
COUNCIL BILL __________________
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AN ORDINANCE relating to Seattle's technical codes; amending the 2015 Seattle Fire Code to clarify regulations, adopt amendments consistent with Washington State regulations, and make technical corrections; amending Section 22.600.020 of the Seattle Municipal Code; and requesting that the Seattle Fire Department submit code updates to the Office of the City Clerk.
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WHEREAS, the Seattle Fire Department and the Seattle Fire Code Advisory Board have reviewed and approved the additions and revisions to the 2015 Seattle Fire Code contained in Attachment A to this ordinance; and
WHEREAS, the attached additions and revisions to the 2015 Seattle Fire Code address a state requirement, clarify a code interpretation, or correct an error or omission that occurred at the adoption of the 2015 Seattle Fire Code; NOW, THEREFORE,
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY OF SEATTLE AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The Seattle Fire Code, Clerk File 319993 as amended by Ordinance 125138 and adopted by Section 22.600.020 of the Seattle Municipal Code, is amended as shown in red text in Attachment A to this ordinance.
Section 2. Section 22.600.020 of the Seattle Municipal Code, last amended by Ordinance 125138, is amended as follows:
22.600.020 ((The)) Seattle Fire Code
The Seattle Fire Code consists of:
((1.)) A. ((the)) The International Fire Code, along with Appendices A, B, D, E, F, G, H, and I, all as published by the International Code Council, Inc., one copy of which is filed with the City Clerk in Clerk File 319993; and
((2.)) B. ((the)) The amendments to the 2015 International Fire Code and to Appendices A, B, D, E, F, G, H, and I, adopted by the City Council by ordinance((, introduced as Council Bill 118772)).
Section 3. The Council requests that the Seattle Fire Department, as soon as practicable, submit updates consistent with this ordinance to the Office of the City Clerk for the...

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