1323.04   FENCE OR OTHER PROTECTIONS REQUIRED.
   Every swimming pool, swim spa or hot tub heretofore or hereafter constructed, erected or placed shall:
   (a)   Be enclosed by a barrier or fence which shall be of rigid construction, which shall be not less than four feet high, and the bottom edge of which shall be not more than four inches above the ground. Access to the pool, spa or hot tub shall be only through a gate or gates in the fence, which shall be securely locked when not in use by the owner thereof or anyone using the same with the owner's permission; or
   (b)   Be covered with a manual or automatic safety pool cover that meets all the performance standards of the American Society for Testing and Materials ("ASTM"), in compliance with standard ASTM F1346-91, or a similar subsequently-adopted standard, when not in use by the owner of the pool, spa or hot tub or anyone using the same with the owner's permission.
      (Ord. 2021-11.  Passed 5-12-21.)