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Record No: CB 118971    Version: 1 Council Bill No: CB 118971
Type: Council Bill (CB) Status: In Committee
Current Controlling Legislative Body Planning, Land Use, and Zoning Committee
Final Action:
Ordinance No:
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to land use and zoning; amending Sections 22.206.200, 22.208.020, 23.40.006, and 23.91.002 of the Seattle Municipal Code; to modify maintenance and demolition standards related to vacant buildings.
Sponsors: Rob Johnson
Supporting documents: 1. Summary and Fiscal Note, 2. Mayor's Letter, 3. Director's Report, 4. Presentation (05/16/17)
CITY OF SEATTLE
ORDINANCE __________________
COUNCIL BILL __________________
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AN ORDINANCE relating to land use and zoning; amending Sections 22.206.200, 22.208.020, 23.40.006, and 23.91.002 of the Seattle Municipal Code; to modify maintenance and demolition standards related to vacant buildings.
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BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY OF SEATTLE AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 22.206.200 of the Seattle Municipal Code, last amended by Ordinance 124167, is amended as follows:
22.206.200 Minimum standards for vacant buildings
A. Maintenance ((Standards)) standards. Every vacant building shall conform to the standards of Sections 22.206.060; 22.206.070; 22.206.080.A, 22.206.080.B, 22.206.080.C, 22.206.080.G, 22.206.080.H and 22.206.080.I; 22.206.130.I; 22.206.160.A.1, 22.206.160.A.3, 22.206.160.A.4, 22.206.160.A.5, 22.206.160.A.6, and 22.206.160.A.8, except when different standards are imposed by this section.
1. Sanitary ((Facilities.)) facilities
a. Plumbing fixtures connected to an approved water system, an approved sewage system, or an approved natural gas utility system shall be installed in accordance with applicable codes and be maintained in sound condition and good repair.
b. Plumbing fixtures connected to an approved water system, an approved sewage system, or an approved natural gas utility system, not installed or maintained in compliance with applicable codes, shall be removed and the service terminated in the manner prescribed by applicable codes.
c. Plumbing fixtures not connected to an approved water system, an approved sewage system, or an approved natural gas utility system shall either be connected to an approved system or the fixtures shall be removed and the pipes capped in accordance with applicable codes.
2. Electrical ((Systems)) systems. Electrical service lines, wiring, outlets, or fixtures not installed or maintained in accordance with applicable codes s...

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