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File #: 180746    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 9/13/2018 In control: Committee on Licenses and Inspections
On agenda: Final action: 12/13/2018
Title: Amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code," by amending Subcode "PM" (The Philadelphia Property Maintenance Code), to amend provisions relating to periodic inspections of piers and other waterfront structures; and to make technical changes; all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Squilla
Indexes: PIERS AND WATERFRONT STRUCTURES, PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 18074600.pdf, 2. CertifiedCopy18074600
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
1/3/20190 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
12/13/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
12/6/20180 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
12/6/20180 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
12/6/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
12/3/20180 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
12/3/20180 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
12/3/20180 Committee on Licenses and Inspections REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
9/13/20180 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code," by amending Subcode "PM" (The Philadelphia Property Maintenance Code), to amend provisions relating to periodic inspections of piers and other waterfront structures; and to make technical changes; all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

TITLE 4. THE PHILADELPHIA BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND OCCUPANCY CODE

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SUBCODE "PM" (THE PHILADELPHIA PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE)

§ PM-1. The International Property Maintenance Code, with certain deletions and additions, as set forth in § PM-4, is hereby adopted as the Philadelphia Property Maintenance Code. [The text of § PM-4 does not indicate what deletions and additions have been made to the International Property Maintenance Code ("IPMC") as it has been adopted in this Code. The Department shall keep on file an unofficial version of the Philadelphia Property Maintenance Code that clearly shows how it differs from the IPMC, using strikethrough text for deletions from the IPMC and bold, underlined text for additions to the IPMC. Such unofficial version shall be updated whenever this Subcode PM is amended, and the Department shall keep an updated copy available for viewing and download on the City's official website.]

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CHAPTER 3
GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

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SECTION PM-314 PIERS AND OTHER WATERFRONT STRUCTURES

PM-314.0 General. In order to confirm and maintain the structural integrity of their structures, the owners of piers, bulkheads, wharves, docks[, moored vessels,] and other structures that have structural elements partly or totally below water along the shorelines of the Delaware River, Schuylkill River, or estuaries shall inspect and submit a structural assessment report to the code official on a triennial basis with the f...

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