(a) Installation. All electrical equipment, wiring and appliances shall be properly installed and maintained in a safe and approved manner.
(b) Receptacles. Every habitable space in a dwelling shall contain at least two separate and remote receptacle outlets. Every laundry area shall contain at least one-grounded receptacle or a receptacle with a ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) receptacle. Every bathroom shall contain at least one grounded receptacle or a ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) receptacle. Any new or replacement kitchen countertop receptacle shall be a ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) receptacle. No existing non-grounding receptacles shall be replaced with a grounding receptacle unless a ground conductor exists or a ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) type is used.
(c) Lighting Fixtures. Every public hall, interior stairway, toilet room, kitchen, bathroom, water closet, laundry room, boiler room and furnace room shall contain at least one electric lighting fixture. (Ord. 05-06. Passed 4-18-05.)
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