The Board of Building Appeals shall be, and the same is hereby authorized, to promulgate rules and regulations governing use of materials and methods of construction not specifically provided for in this Code.  Such rules and regulations shall be based upon accepted State and Federal standards and shall effectuate the intent and purpose of this Code.
   (a)   At least ten-days' notice of intention to adopt, amend or repeal any rule or regulation shall be given by one publication in a newspaper of general circulation in the City.
   (b)   No final action shall be taken upon such rule or regulation until a public hearing thereon has been held.
   (c)   All adopted rules and regulations shall be posted in a conspicuous place in the office of the Chief Building Official, and shall take effect at such time as may be fixed by the Board, but in no event less than twenty days after such publication.
   (d)   A record shall be made of evidence taken by the Board concerning any rule or regulation.
      (Ord. 98-191.  Passed 06-02-98.)