The issuance or granting of a Permit or approval of plans shall not
<br />Prevent the Administrative Authority from thereafter requiring the correction
<br />Of errors in Said Plan and specifications or from preventing construction
<br />operations being carried on thereunder when in violation of this code or
<br />Of any other ordinance or from revoking any Certificate of Approval when
<br />Issued In error.
<br />Every Permit issued by the Administrati0n Authority under the provlsions
<br />of this code shall expire by limitation and became null and void if the
<br />work authorized by such Permit i3 not commenced within sixty (60) days
<br />from the date of issuance Of such permit, Or if the Work authorized by such
<br />Permit is suspended or abandoned at any time after the work is com-
<br />menced for a Period of sixty (60) days. Before Such work may be mcom-
<br />menced a new Permit Shall be first obtained to do so.'
<br />SECTION 8206. Amendment t0 Section 1.10 of the Uniform Plumbing Code.
<br />Section 1.10 of the Uniform Plumbing Code is amended ,to read:
<br />'Sec. 1.10 —TO wham Permits May Be Issued
<br />The following Persons only may obtain Permits to do any work regu-
<br />lated by this code:
<br />(1) Any person classified as a contractor in Part Two hereof, Provided
<br />such Person is not acting in violation Of any contractor licensing law
<br />currently in effect.
<br />(2) Any Person regularly employing a "Maintenance Plumber ", as such is
<br />defined in Part TWO of this code.
<br />(3) The bona fide owner of any single family dwelling, to do such Work
<br />in or upon Said single family dwelling or building accessory thereto,
<br />Provided Such dwelling and accessory building are occupied or intended
<br />for occupancy exclusively by said owner, and Provided that said owner
<br />shall Personally purchase all material and Shall personally Perform
<br />all labor in connection with such work.'
<br />SECTION 8207. Addition of Section 7.15 10 the Uniform Plumbing Code.
<br />htction 1.15 is added t0 the Uniform Plumbing Code to read:
<br />'Sec. 1.15— Re1n3Pection Fee
<br />Five Dollars ($5.00) Per inspection may be charged for additional
<br />inspections necessary as a result of faulty workmanship or material or for
<br />any inspection requested before the work t0 be inspected has been com-
<br />pleted and made ready for inspection. Notice Of completion of }h¢ work
<br />or of correcting faulty workmanship or materiel Shall pl given the Atl ork
<br />IStratIve Authority and,reinspection requested.'
<br />SECTION 8208. Repeal of Part'Two of the Uniform Plumbidg Cade and
<br />\riding a New Part TWO Thereto. Part Two Of the Uniform Plumbing Code
<br />s repealed and a new Part Two is added thereto t0 read:
<br />PART TWO
<br />CLASSIFICATION OF CONTRACTORS
<br />AND PLUMBERS
<br />Section 2.1— General Provisions
<br />For the Purpose Of this code, all persons engaged in the business Of
<br />Plumbing contractor or laboring at the trade of Plumbing within the City of
<br />Newport Beach shall be classified as set forth in this part.
<br />Sec. 2.2— Contractors
<br />Contractors shall be those Persons holding a valid Contractor's License
<br />issued by the State of California in One or MOM Of the following classes:
<br />(a) Contractor, Plumbing; Class C -36.
<br />(b) Contractor, Sewer or Sewage Disposal; Class C -62.
<br />(c) Contractor, Lawn Sprinkler Installer; Classes C -27, C -36, or C -61.
<br />Sec. 2.3— Plumbers
<br />Plumbers shall be those Persons who labor at the trade of Plumbing
<br />in return for wages or salary but Who d0 not furnish a0Y materials in the execution or performance of any plumbing work. Ail plumber s.
<br />shall be classified in one Of the following categories:
<br />(a) Plumber, Journeyman; A Person who labors at the trade Of
<br />Plumbing as an employee of a plumbing contractor and under the
<br />direction of said contractor or master Plumber.
<br />(b) Plumber, Apprentice; A Person who labors at the trade of plumb-
<br />ing as an employee under the direct supervision and In the imme-
<br />diate Presence of a plumbing contractor or iourneyman plumber,
<br />(C) Plumber,. Maintenance; A Person who is regularly employed to
<br />install, alter, maintain or repair Plumbing, gas Piping or sewage
<br />disposal systems In or on buildings or Premises Owned Or occupied
<br />by his employer.'
<br />SECTION 8209. Addition of Section 315.1 to the Uniform Plumbing Code.
<br />Section 315.1 is added to the Uniform Plumbing Code to read:
<br />'Sec. 315.1 — Identification Of Piping Systems.
<br />Any System of piping that Conveys liquids Or gasses that may become
<br />a danger to life or property if accidentally mixed with other liquids or
<br />gasses, or With the Potable water supply, shall be identified by a system
<br />of markings approved by the Administrative Authority.'
<br />SECTION 8210. Amendment 10 Section 1008 of the Uniform Plumbing Code.
<br />Section 1008 of the Uniform Plumbing Code is amended to read:
<br />tai installation. All water Piping Shall be adequately supported 10 the
<br />satisfaction of the Administrative Authority. Burred ends shall be reamed
<br />t0 the full bore of the pipe. Changes in directi0n shall be made by the
<br />appropriate use Of fittings, except that Changes in direction in Copper
<br />tubing may be made with bends having a radius of not less than six (6)
<br />diameters Of the tubing, providing that such bends are made by the use
<br />Of forming equipment Which does net deform or create a 1033 in cross
<br />sectional area of the tubing. Approved Provisions shall be made to
<br />expansion in hot water Piping. All Piping, equipment, appurtenances antl
<br />devices shall be installed in a workmanlike manner in conformity with the
<br />Provisions and intent of the code.
<br />(b) Water service Pipes or any underground Water Pipes shall not
<br />be run or laid in the same trench with non- metallic building sewer or
<br />drainage Piping, except as Provided in this section.
<br />The water service Pipe may be Placed in the same trench with such
<br />building drain and building sewer provided both of the following conditions
<br />are met:
<br />(1) The bottom Of the water service Pipe, at all Points, Shall be at
<br />least twelve (12) inches above the too Of the sewer line.
<br />(2) The water service Pipe Shall be Placed On a solid shelf excavated
<br />at one side of the common trench.
<br />(c) Water Piping installed Within a building and in or under a concrete
<br />floor slab reading on the ground shall be installed in accordance with
<br />the following requirements:
<br />(1) Ferrous Piping shall not be Permitted under any concrete slab.
<br />(2) Cower tubing shall be installed without i0ints where Possible.
<br />Where Wilts are Permitted, they shall be sliver brazed or equal and fittings
<br />Shall be wrought copper. NO Type M copper tubing shall be installed
<br />under any concrete slab.
<br />(d) Inspection -NO water supply system or Portion thereof shall be
<br />covered Or concealed until it first has been tested, inspected and approved.
<br />(a) Testing. Before such approval, both hot and cold water piping
<br />shall be subiected to a full working water Pressure test from the street
<br />main Or other source of supply, or t0 an air Pressure of not less than
<br />fifty (50) Pounds per square inch for not less than fifteen (15) minutes.
<br />Piping must not leak when subiected to such test.'
<br />SECTION 8277. Admendment to Section 7103 Of the Uniform Plumbing Code.
<br />Section 1103 of the Uniform Plumbing Code i3 amended to read:
<br />'Sec. 1103-13,Uilding Sewer Materials
<br />(a) The building sewer, beginning two (2) feet from any building or
<br />structure, shall be of such materials as may be approved by the Adminlstra-
<br />hive Authority under the approval Procedures set forth in Chapter 2 Of this code.
<br />(b) Joining methods and materials shall be as Prescribed in Chapter
<br />8 Of this code.
<br />(C) Asbestos cement sewer pipe and bituminized fiber sewer pipe and
<br />fittings shall net be used in any building sewer.'"
<br />SECTION 0. This ordinance shall be Published once in the official newspaper
<br />of the City, and the same shall be ef:eciive 30 days after the date Of its adoption.
<br />This ordinance was introduced at a regular meeting Of the City Council of
<br />the City of Newport Beach held on the 8th day of February, 1965, and was
<br />adopted on the 23rd day of February, 1965, by the following vote, to wit:
<br />AYES, COUNCILMEN: Parsons, Marshall, Elder, Gruber, Cook,
<br />Forgib Stoddard
<br />NOES, COUNCILMEN: None
<br />ABSENT COUNCILMEN: None
<br />PAUL J. GRUBER
<br />MARGERY SCHROUDER
<br />City Clerk
<br />Published Newport Harbor News -Press, Newport Beach, California, March 1, 1961ft