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27.01.030 Scope.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 150873, 158654, 162693, 166110, 166438, 169905, 174891, 176956, 177414, 178745, 181359, 184140, 186932 and 187432, effective December 4, 2015.)

A.  Mechanical Specialty Code.  The provisions of the State of Oregon Mechanical Specialty Code, 2014 Edition, as published by the International Code Council as the International Mechanical Code, 2012 Edition along with the International Fuel Gas Code, 2012 Edition, and as amended by the Building Codes Division of the Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, are hereby adopted by reference.  The Mechanical Specialty Code is on file in the Development Services Center of the City of Portland.    Unless specifically provided for in other Chapters of this Title, where requirements of this Title do not provide for or are not fully detailed with regard to processes, methods, specifications, equipment testing and maintenance standards of design performance and installation, and other pertinent criteria, applicable standards and recommendations of the National Fire Protection Association (hereinafter referred to as NFPA) as set forth in its National Fire Codes, shall apply.  In the following Chapters references may have been made to equipment not governed by this Title, in which case other Code or Codes shall apply.

B.  Residential Code.  The provisions of the State of Oregon, Residential Specialty Code, 2014 Edition, as published by the International Code Council, as the International Residential Code, 2009 Edition, and amended by the Building Codes Division of the Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, is hereby adopted by reference.  The Residential Specialty Code is on file in the Development Services Center of the City of Portland.