ORDINANCE NO. 422 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES ADOPTING BY REFERENCE PART 3 OF TITLE 24 OF THE CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS, COMPRISING THE 2004 CALIFORNIA ELECTRICAL CODE AND AMENDING THE RANCHO PALOS VERDES MUNICIPAL CODE. ORDINANCE NO. 422 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES ADOPTING BY REFERENCE PART 3 OF TITLE 24 OF THE CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS, COMPRISING THE 2004 CALIFORNIA ELECTRICAL CODE AND AMENDING THE RANCHO PALOS VERDES MUNICIPAL CODE.

ORDINANCE NO. 422

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES ADOPTING BY REFERENCE PART 3 OF TITLE 24 OF THE CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS, COMPRISING THE 2004 CALIFORNIA ELECTRICAL CODE AND AMENDING THE RANCHO PALOS VERDES MUNICIPAL CODE.

THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES DOES ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS:

SECTION 1. Chapter 15.08 (Electrical Code) of Title 15 of the Rancho Palos Verdes Municipal Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

"Chapter 15.08

Electrical Code

15.08.010 Electrical Code Adopted. Except as hereinafter provided, the California Electrical Code, 2004 Edition (Part 3 of Title 24 of the California Code of Regulations), which incorporates and amends the National Electrical Code, 2002 Edition, published by the National Fire Protection Association, is hereby adopted by reference as the Electrical Code of the City of Rancho Palos Verdes. A copy of the Electrical Code of the City shall be maintained in the office of the City Clerk, and shall be made available for public inspection while the Code is in force.

15.08.020 Electrical Code Amended, Administrative Provisions Deleted.

The administrative provisions of the California Electrical Code, 2004 Edition, contained in Article 089, except Sections 089-1 and 089-2, are hereby deleted. The administrative provisions governing the Electrical Code of the City shall be as set forth in the Administrative Code, as adopted in Chapter 15.18 of this Title. Violation and penalty provisions shall be as set forth in Section 205 of the Administrative Code, as amended in Section 15.18.040 of this Title."

SECTION 2. All inconsistencies between the Electrical Code as adopted by this Ordinance, and the 2004 Edition of the California Electrical Code, as set forth in Parts 3, of Title 24 of the California Code of Regulations, are changes, modifications, amendments, additions or deletions thereto authorized by California Health and Safety Sections 17958.5 and 17958.7.

SECTION 3. To the extent the provisions of this Ordinance are substantially the same as previous provisions of the Rancho Palos Verdes Municipal Code, these provisions shall be construed as continuations of those provisions and not as new enactments.

SECTION 4. If any section, subsection, subdivision, paragraph, sentence, clause or phrase of this Ordinance or any part hereof or exhibit hereto is for any reason held to be invalid, such invalidity shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this Ordinance or any part thereof or exhibit thereto. The City Council of the City of Rancho Palos Verdes hereby declares that it would have passed each section, subsection, subdivision, paragraph, sentence, clause or phrase hereof, irrespective of the fact that any one or more sections, subsections, subdivisions, paragraphs, sentences, clauses or phrases be declared invalid.

PASSED, APPROVED AND ADOPTED THIS 2ND DAY OF AUGUST 2005.

 

/s/ Larry Clark

Mayor

Attest:

 

/s/ Carolynn Petru

City Clerk

STATE OF CALIFORNIA )

COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES )ss

CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES )

I, Carolynn Petru, City Clerk of the City of Rancho Palos Verdes, do hereby certify that the whole number of members of the City Council of said City is five; that the foregoing Ordinance No. 422 passed first reading on July 5, 2005, was duly and regularly adopted by the City Council of said City at a regular meeting thereof held on August 2, 2005, and that the same was passed and adopted by the following roll call vote:

AYES: Gardiner, Long, Stern, and Mayor Clark

NOES: None

ABSENT: Wolowicz

ABSTAIN: None

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City Clerk