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File #: 27793    Version: 1 Name: Non-SPS
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 9/25/2012 In control: BUILDING CODE, FIRE CODE, CONVEYANCE CODE AND LICENSING APPEALS BOARD
On agenda: 11/27/2012 Final action: 11/27/2012
Enactment date: 12/6/2012 Enactment #: ORD-12-00149
Title: Amending various subsections in Chapters 1, 18, 25, 29, and 30 of the Madison General Ordinances to update incorrect and obsolete references and text and to increase various fees.
Sponsors: Michael E. Verveer
Attachments: 1. BODY
Fiscal Note
The Ordinance codifies existing practice, so no significant fiscal impact is anticipated.
Title
Amending various subsections in Chapters 1, 18, 25, 29, and 30 of the Madison General Ordinances to update incorrect and obsolete references and text and to increase various fees.
Body
DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS: This ordinance updates incorrect and obsolete references and text as well as increases various fees in various chapters of the Madison General Ordinances.
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The Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby ordain as follows:
1. Subdivision (a) of Subsection (3) entitled “Schedule of Deposits” of Section 1.08 entitled “Issuance of Citations for Violations of Certain Ordinances and Providing a Schedule of Cash Deposits” of the Madison General Ordinances is amended by creating and amending therein the following:
“Offense Ord. No./Adopted Statute No. Deposit
Exit door bolted. 29.19 adopting $200, 1st
Wis. Adm. Code Sec. Ind. $500, 2nd w/in 1 yr
51.15(3)(b) IBC 1008.1.9.4 $1000, 3rd w/in 1 yr

Exit door not properly illuminated. 29.19 adopting $200, 1st
Wis. Adm. Code Sec. Ind. $500, 2nd w/in 1 yr
51.15(3)(b) IBC 1006.1 $1000, 3rd w/in 1 yr”
2. Subdivision (c) of Subsection (1) of Section 7.35 entitled “Septic Tanks, Dry Wells, Tile Fields, Scavengers” of the Madison General Ordinances is amended to read as follows:
“(c) Applicants for such permit shall furnish a detailed plan of the proposed installation specifying the location of the building served, size and design of septic tank, and location of absorption system in relation to any lot line, shoreline or existing water well. Sufficient percolation tests shall also be furnished by the applicant and, if required by the Director of Public Health for a specific property, sufficient soil borings shall be furnished. The Director of Public Health shall establish compliance with all municipal and state laws, in...

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