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(A) (1) The Kentucky Building Code promulgated in Chapter 7:120, Title 815 of the Kentucky Administrative Regulations and the Kentucky Residential Code promulgates in Chapter 7:125, Title 815 of the Kentucky Administrative Regulations, Commonwealth of Kentucky, are hereby adopted in full as an ordinance of the city as if set out at length herein.
(2) The latest editions of all other standards and codes referenced in the Kentucky Building Code, including the BOCA Property Maintenance Code, are hereby adopted by reference for the protection of public health, safety and welfare in the city.
(3) A copy of the Kentucky Building Code is on file in the Office of the City Clerk and the Clerk shall at all times keep a copy of the building code for reference.
(Ord. 1984-3, passed 8-8-1984; Am. Ord. 1994-1, passed 2-10-1994)
(B) The Northern Kentucky Area Planning Commission shall be designated as the local enforcement agent/agency for the Kentucky Building Code. All building and electric code inspections shall be performed by persons certified by the Kentucky Department of Housing, Buildings, and Construction.
(C) The Chief of the Fire Department and all other designated officers, agents and employees of the city are hereby charged with the enforcement of the provisions of the standards of safety.
(D) The State Plumbing Inspector is charged with the enforcement of the provisions of the Kentucky Plumbing Code.
(`96 Code, § 150.01) (Am. Ord. 2012-3, passed 3-1-2012)