SB 35-1_ Filed 02/27/2006, 08:48 Thompson

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    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 35 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 3, line 31; (06)MO003503.3. -->     Page 3, between lines 31 and 32, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 36-7-8-3; (06)MO003503.2. -->     "SECTION 2. IC 36-7-8-3 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006]: Sec. 3. (a) The legislative body of a county having a county department of buildings or joint city-county building department may, by ordinance, adopt building, heating, ventilating, air conditioning, electrical, plumbing, and sanitation standards for unincorporated areas of the county. These standards take effect only on the legislative body's receipt of written approval from the fire prevention and building safety commission.
    (b) Except as provided in subsection (d), an ordinance adopted under this section must be based on occupancy, and it applies to:
        (1) the construction, alteration, equipment, use, occupancy, location, and maintenance of buildings, structures, and appurtenances that are on land or over water and are:
            (A) erected after the ordinance takes effect; and
            (B) if expressly provided by the ordinance, existing when the ordinance takes effect;
        (2) conversions of buildings and structures, or parts of them, from one occupancy classification to another; and
        (3) the movement or demolition of buildings, structures, and equipment for the operation of buildings and structures.
    (c) The rules of the fire prevention and building safety commission are the minimum standards upon which ordinances adopted under this section must be based.
    (d) An ordinance adopted under this section does not apply to a

private homes home that are is built by individuals an individual and used for their the individual's own occupancy. A private home consists of:
        (1) a house; and
        (2) any accessory building or structure:
            (A) attached to the house or located on the same lot as the house; and
            (B) used incidentally to the house.
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 35 as printed February 24, 2006.)


Representative Thompson

MO003503/DI 75     2006