[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Carlisle 4-9-2009 by Ord. No. 2118, approved 4-22-2009; amended in its entirety 11-13-2014 by Ord. No. 2207, approved 11-13-2014. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
There is hereby adopted in its entirety by the Borough Council of the Borough of Carlisle, that certain fire code known as the "International Fire Code/2009," as published by the International Code Council, Inc., save and except such portions as are hereinafter deleted, modified, or amended. Copies of this chapter and the said International Code are on file in the office of the Borough of Carlisle. Any amendments or supplements by said publisher to the 2009 Code, after its initial publication are not intended to be adopted hereby.
The provisions of this chapter shall take effect upon enactment and shall govern in accordance with Section 102 (Applicability) of the International Fire Code/2009 as modified in § 128-3C below.
The following insertions are made as indicated in the International Fire Code/2009:
The following section is added to the International Fire Code/2009 to state as follows:
In SECTION 109 VIOLATIONS:
The following sections of the International Fire Code/2009 are revised to state in their entirety as follows:
In SECTION 101 GENERAL:
In SECTION 102 APPLICABILITY:
In SECTION 103 FIRE CHIEF AND FIRE CODE OFFICIALS:
In SECTION 108 MEANS OF APPEAL:
In SECTION 111 STOP WORK ORDER:
In SECTION 202 GENERAL DEFINITIONS:
In Section 506 Key Boxes:
In SECTION 3204 STORAGE:
In SECTION 3404 STORAGE:
In SECTION 3406 SPECIAL OPERATIONS:
In SECTION 3804 LOCATION OF CONTAINERS:
The following sections or provisions of the International Fire Code/2009 are hereby replaced with the sections specified in Paragraph C above or, if not so revised, deleted in their entirety:
Section 101.2.1, Appendices.
Section 102.3, Change of use or occupancy.
Section 102.4, Application of other codes.
Section 102.6, Referenced codes and standards.
The title for Section 103 and Sections 103.1 through 103.3, inclusive, and 103.4.1 in their entirety.
Section 108, Board of Appeals, in its entirety (includes Sections 108.1 through 108.3, inclusive).
Section 111.4, Failure to comply.
Section 202, Definitions of "Fire Chief' and "Fire Code Official."
Section 318.104.22.168, Location.
Section 3404.2.9.5.1, Locations where above-ground tanks are prohibited.
Section 3406.2.4.4, Locations where above-ground tanks are prohibited.
Section 3804.2, Maximum capacity within established limits.
Appendix J of the International Fire Code/2009 is hereby adopted and incorporated in its entirety in this chapter.
Nothing in this chapter or in the International Fire Code/2009 hereby adopted shall be construed to affect any suit or proceeding pending in any court, or any rights acquired or liability incurred or any cause or causes of action required or existing under this chapter as previously existing; nor shall any just or legal right or remedy of any character be lost, impaired or affected by this chapter.
This chapter, together with the International Fire Code/2009, shall be known, and may be cited, as the "Carlisle Fire Code."
In recording the ordinance adopting this chapter, the Borough Secretary is directed to attach an accompanying notation stating where the full text of the code shall have been filed for public inspection. Note: A copy of the International Fire Code/2009 is available for public inspection in the Codes and Engineering Department of the Borough of Carlisle (53 West South Street, Carlisle, Pennsylvania), between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays, except during Borough-observed holidays.
The invalidity of any section or provision of this chapter, including the International Fire Code/2009, herein adopted, shall not invalidate other sections or provisions thereof.