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28.07.010 General.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 181437, effective December 21, 2007.)  All electrical work shall be designed and installed in accordance with the State of Oregon Electrical Specialty Safety Code, the State of Oregon Residential Specialty Code, Title 26 and this Chapter.  Permits and inspections are required for all work except as specifically exempted by Title 28.

Existing electrical work which was lawfully in place in the City of Portland on January 1, 2008 or which was constructed or relocated under a valid permit after that date, shall be grandfathered as provided in Title 28.