[HISTORY: Adopted by Board of Trustees of the Charter Township of Northville 10-18-2001 by Ord. No. 100. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to the provisions of Public Act 1951, No. 33, Section 5, as amended, being § 41.805 of the Michigan Compiled Laws, the following code adopted by reference and all of its provisions are incorporated in this chapter by reference, except those portions which are amended by § 79-5 of this chapter.
[Amended 3-17-2011; 6-15-2017]
A certain document, one copy of which is on file in the office of the Clerk of the Charter Township of Northville, being marked and designated as the "2015 Edition of the International Fire Code and the Appendix Chapters," as published by the International Code Council, be and is hereby adopted as the Fire Code of the Charter Township of Northville in the State of Michigan for the control of buildings, structures, and premises as herein provided; and each and all of the regulations, provisions, penalties, conditions and terms of said Fire Code are hereby referred to, adopted and made a part hereof as if fully set out in this chapter, with the additions, insertions, deletions and changes, if any, prescribed in § 79-5 of this chapter.
This chapter shall be known as the "Fire Prevention Code of the Charter Township of Northville."
A complete copy of the code adopted by reference in this chapter shall be kept in the office of the Clerk of the Charter Township of Northville and shall be available for public inspection at that office during regular business hours.
The following sections and subsections of the 2015 International Fire Code are hereby amended or deleted as set forth and additional sections and subsections are added as indicated hereafter. Subsequent section numbers used in this section shall refer to like numbered sections of the International Fire Code.
Nothing in this chapter or in the Fire Code hereby adopted shall be constructed to affect any lawsuit or proceeding impending in any court, or any rights acquired, or liability incurred, or any cause or causes of action acquired or existing, under any act or ordinance hereby repealed as cited in this chapter; nor shall any just or legal right or remedy of any character be lost or impaired or affected by this chapter.
This chapter shall not affect violations of the Code of the Charter Township of Northville or any other ordinance existing prior to the effective date of this chapter, and such violation shall be governed and shall continue to be separately punishable to the full extent of the law under the provisions of such ordinance at the time the violation was committed.