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26.01.030 Code Adoption.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 174891, 176956, 177414, 179125, 182370, 185545 and 186932, effective December 17, 2014.)  The provisions of the State of Oregon Electrical Specialty Code, 2014 Edition, as published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and known as the NFPA 70, National Electrical Code (NEC) 2014 Edition and amended by the Building Codes Division of the Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, including the appendices and Electrical Standards adopted by the State of Oregon, are hereby adopted by reference. These codes and standards are on file in the Development Services Center of the City of Portland.  This Title shall prevail except where specifically prohibited by the Oregon Revised Statutes and the Oregon Administrative Rules.