The approved editions of the following nationally recognized codes, as adopted by the state of Idaho or the Idaho building code board, are adopted as the official building codes of the city (collectively referred to as "building codes"), except as provided in section 8-1-12 of this chapter:
   International building code.
   International residential code, parts I through IV and IX.
   International energy conservation code.
The adopted versions of the foregoing codes shall be deemed superseded by successive versions of such codes as they are adopted or approved by the Idaho building code board effective on the date any such codes are made effective by the Idaho building code board. Said code is hereby adopted and incorporated as fully as if set out at length herein, and from the date on which this section shall take effect, the provisions thereof shall be controlling within the limits of the city. (Ord. 197, 7-10-2002)