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33 <br />ORDINANCE NO. 808 <br />An ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF NEWPORT BEACH REQUIR. <br />ING PERMITS AND PROVIDING RULES AND REGULATIONS <br />FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND INSTALLATION OF PLUMB. <br />ING; PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR THE VIOLATION THERE- <br />OF; AND REPEALING ORDINANCES NOS. 379 AND 493 OF THE <br />CITY OF NEWPORT BEACH. <br />• The City Council of the City Newport Beach does ordain as <br />follows: <br />Duty of Plumbing Inspector.1IO t hall be the duty of the Plumb- <br />ing Inspector of the City of Newport Beach to furnish to each and <br />every person, firm, company or corporation contemplating the con- <br />struction of any plumbing, house drainage, sewage disposal or gas <br />fitting within the City of Newport Beach, a permit for such work <br />upon the terms and conditions hereinafter set forth. He shall inspect <br />in a thorough manner all plumbing installed in old and new build- <br />ings within said City. It shall be his duty to see that the terms and <br />provisions of this Ordinance or any amendment thereto are com- <br />plied with. He shall examine all plans and specifications of con- <br />templated buildings, improvements, alterations and repairs that <br />are filed with the Department of Building and Safety of the City of <br />Newport Beach so far as said plans and specifications relate to <br />plumbing or sanitary conditions thereof. For the purpose of this <br />Ordinance, the term Plumbing Inspector shall mean the Director <br />of Building and Safety of the City of Newport Beach or his duly <br />designated appointee. <br />SECTION 2 <br />Disapproval of Plans. If the plans relating to plumbing, sewage <br />disposal or gas fitting are found to be incorrect or faulty, they shall <br />be disapproved and the applicant notified that corrections are nec- <br />essary to comply with the provisions of this Ordinance and the <br />health and sanitary laws of the State of California and of the City <br />of Newport Beach. <br />SECTION 3 <br />License — Master Plumber. Every person, firm or corporation <br />carrying on the business of plumbing construction, or assuming <br />control of the installation or repair of any plumbing, house drain- <br />age, or gas fitting affecting the sanitary conditions of any house <br />or building situated within the City of Newport Beach shall obtain <br />a master plumber's license therefor from the Director of Finance <br />of the City of Newport Beach and shall pay therefor the sum of <br />Twenty -Five Dollars ($25.00) per year, payable annually in ad- <br />vance, and such license shall expire on the thirtieth day of June of <br />each year; provided, however, that nothing contained herein shall <br />be deemed to prevent any dealer in gas appliances who is not the <br />possessor of a master plumber's license from connecting any range, <br />refrigerator, or portable space heater to an existing gas outlet lo- <br />cated within the same room as such appliance in a close position <br />thereto. Said master plumber's license to be issued by the Director <br />of Finance only upon presentation by the applicant of a valid State <br />Contractor's license with a classification of C -36. <br />SECTION 4 <br />License— Sewage Disposal. Every person, firm or corporation <br />carrying on the business of sewage disposal construction, or as- <br />suming control of the installation, repair of any house sewer, septic <br />tank, cesspool, seepage pit or drainage field affecting the sanitary <br />conditions of any house or building situated within the limits of <br />the City of Newport Beach shall obtain a sewage disposal license <br />therefor from the Director of Finance and shall pay therefor the <br />sum of Twenty -Five Dollars ($25.00) per year, payable annually <br />in advance. Such license shall expire on the thirtieth day of June <br />of each year. Said sewage disposal license to be issued by the Di- <br />rector of Finance only upon presentation by the applicant of a <br />valid State Contractor's license with a classification of C -42. <br />SECTION 5 <br />Liquefied Petroleum Gas Piping License. Every person, firm, or <br />corporation carrying on the business of gas fitting for the distribu- <br />tion of liquefied petroleum gas affecting the safety or sanitary con- <br />ditions of any house or building situated within the limits of the <br />City of Newport Beach shall obtain a license therefor from the Di- <br />rector of Finance and shall pay therefor the sum of Twenty -Five <br />($25.00) Dollars per year payable annually in advance. Such license <br />shall expire on the thirtieth day of June of each year. <br />SECTION 6 <br />License —Lawn Sprinkler Installation. Every person, firm or <br />corporation carrying on the business of lawn sprinkler installation <br />and the piping therefor, or assuming control of the installation, re- <br />pair of any sprinkler installation affecting the fresh water supply <br />of any house or building situated within the City of Newport Beach <br />shall obtain a lawn sprinkler installation license therefor from the <br />Director of Finance and shall pay therefor the sum of Twenty -Five <br />($25.00) Dollars per year, payable annually in advance. Such license <br />shall expire on the thirtieth day of June of each year. Said lawn <br />sprinkler installation license to be issued only upon presentation <br />by the applicant of a valid State Contractor's license with a classi- <br />fication of C -27, or C -36, or C -61. <br />Exception: When a bona fide possessor of a State Contractor's <br />license with the classification of C -36 is licensed <br />in the City of Newport Beach as a Master Plumber <br />he does not have to procure a license for lawn <br />sprinkler installation. <br />SECTION 7 <br />Permits. It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corpora- <br />tion, whether acting as principal, servant or employee to do or <br />cause or permit to be done any plumbing, sewage disposal, or gas <br />fitting work within the City of Newport Beach without first obtain- <br />ing a permit therefor from the Director of Building and Safety of <br />said City. , <br />ORDINANCE 808 1 _ <br />Y - <br />' , 3 <br />