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Chapter 14.08 - International Energy Conservation Code

14.08.010 International Energy Conservation Code, 2009 edition, adopted by reference, generally
Pursuant to Title 31, Article 16, 1973, C.R.S., as amended, and the Lakewood City Charter, the International Energy Conservation Code of the International Code Council, 2009 Edition, is adopted by reference. (Ord. O-2011-10 § 8, 2011; Ord. O-2006-17 § 6, 2006; Ord. O-2003-20 § 6, 2003; Ord. O-86-7 § 1 1986; Ord. O-81-106 § 1, 1981).

14.08.020 Purpose of International Energy Conservation Code
The purpose of the International Energy Conservation Code is to adopt and enforce efficiency standards for the construction and renovation of residential and nonresidential buildings. All construction shall conform to the International Energy Conservation Code as set forth in or incorporated by this chapter. (Ord. O-2011-10 § 8, 2011; Ord. O-2006-17 § 6, 2006; Ord. O-2003-20 § 6, 2003; Ord. O-86-7 § 1, 1986; Ord. O-81-106 § 1, 1981).

14.08.040 Amendments to certain provisions of the International Energy Conservation Code
Certain provisions of the International Energy Conservation Code, as indicated herein, are amended.
A. The provisions of Chapter 1 shall include the following amendments:
1. Subsection 101.1 is deleted.
2. Section 107 is replaced with following:
Fees. Fees and valuation for permits required by this code shall be as specified in Section 14.01.060 of the Lakewood Building Code.
3. Section 109 is replaced with the following:
Board of Appeals. Persons aggrieved under this Chapter 14.08 shall file an appeal with the Board of Appeals of the City of Lakewood as provided in chapter 14.12 of the Lakewood Municipal Code. (Ord. O-2011-10 § 8, 2011; Ord. O-2006-17 § 6, 2006; Ord. O-81-106 § 1, 1981).

14.08.070 Penalties for violations of the International Energy Conservation Code
A. Any person who violates any of the provisions of the code adopted by this chapter or fails to comply therewith, or who violates or fails to comply with any order made thereunder, or who builds in violation of any detailed statement of specifications or plans submitted and approved thereunder or any certificate or permit issued thereunder, and from which no appeal has been taken, or who fails to comply with such an order, as affirmed or modified by the Board of Appeals or by a court of competent jurisdiction, within the time fixed in this chapter, shall severally for each and every violation and noncompliance respectively, be punishable by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars or by imprisonment for not more than three hundred sixty-five days or by both such fine and imprisonment. The imposition of one penalty for any violation shall not excuse the violation or permit it to continue, and all such persons shall be required to correct or remedy such violations or deficits within a reasonable time, and when not otherwise specified, each day that prohibited conditions are maintained shall constitute a separate offense.
B. The application of the above penalty shall not be held to prevent the enforced removal of prohibited conditions. (Ord. O-2011-10 § 8, 2011; Ord. O-2006-17 § 6, 2006; Ord. O-2003-20 § 6, 2003; Ord. O-86-7 § 1, 1986; Ord. O-84-87 § 15, 1984; Ord. O-81-106 § 1, 1981).