(a)   Those certain documents, one copy of each of which is on file in the office of the Clerk-Treasurer, being marked and designated as the Uniform Fire Code, 1997 edition, including Part IX Appendices, and the Uniform Fire Code Standards, 1997 edition, published by the International Fire Code Institute, are hereby adopted by and for the City for the purpose of prescribing regulations governing conditions hazardous to life and property from fire, hazardous materials or explosion within the corporate limits of the City, and in the unincorporated area two miles beyond and adjacent to its corporate boundaries, and providing for the issuance of permits and the collection of fees therefor. Each and all of the regulations, provisions, conditions and terms of such Uniform Fire Code and Uniform Fire Code Standards are hereby referred to, adopted and made a part of this chapter as if fully set out in this chapter, save and except such portions thereof as may be hereinafter amended or deleted.
   (b)   Subsequently published amendments or supplements to the Uniform Fire Code, including the Appendices, and the Uniform Fire Code Standards, as adopted in subsection (a) hereof, or revisions of the same, are hereby adopted and the provisions thereof shall be controlling in the City without further action of Council, provided, however, that the copy of such Code and Standards on file in the office of the Clerk-Treasurer shall be kept current by the integration of all such amendments, supplements or revisions.
(Ord. 1382. Passed 3-10-98.)