[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Mineral effective 1-1-1982 as §§ 5-2 and 5-3 of the 1982 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
There is hereby adopted by reference in the Town the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code which became effective September 1, 1973, the provisions of which are adopted and shall control all matters concerning the construction, alteration, addition, repair, removal, demolition, use, location, occupancy and maintenance of all buildings and all other functions which pertain to the installation of systems vital to all buildings and structures and their service equipment as defined by the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code and shall apply to existing and proposed buildings or structures in the Town.
Editor's Note: As to statutory provisions of Uniform Statewide Building Code, see § 36-97 et seq., Code of Virginia
The Building Inspection Department as established by the Louisa County Board of Supervisors shall have full authority and responsibility for the enforcement of the provisions of the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code within the Town.
All building permits and other permits necessary to construction in the Town shall be issued by the Building Department operated by the County of Louisa, provided that no building permit shall be issued for construction within the Town limits unless and until the applicant secures from the Zoning Administrator of the Town and presents to the Building Inspector a zoning permit indicating that the proposed construction complies with the zoning and subdivision requirements of the Town.
All fees shall be collected by and all expenses borne by the County of Louisa.
A record of permits issued by the Building Inspector for construction within the Town limits shall be duplicated and a copy forwarded to the Town Clerk.