27.01.030 Scope.

City Code Section

(Amended by Ordinances 150873, 158654, 162693, 166110, 166438, 169905, 174891, 176956, 177414, 178745, 181359, 184140, 186932, 187432, 189806 and 191148, effective February 24, 2023.)

  1. A.  Mechanical Specialty Code.  The provisions of the State of Oregon Mechanical Specialty Code, 2022 Edition including Chapter 1 thereof, as published by the International Code Council as the International Mechanical Code, 2021 Edition along with the International Fuel Gas Code, 2021 Edition, and as amended by the Building Codes Division of the Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, are hereby adopted by reference.  The Mechanical Specialty Code is on file in the Development Services Center of the City of Portland.
  2. Unless specifically provided for in other Chapters of this Title, where requirements of this Title do not provide for or are not fully detailed with regard to processes, methods, specifications, equipment testing and maintenance standards of design performance and installation, and other pertinent criteria, applicable standards and recommendations of the National Fire Protection Association (hereinafter referred to as NFPA) as set forth in its National Fire Codes, shall apply.
  3. In the following Chapters references may have been made to equipment not governed by this Title, in which case other Code or Codes shall apply.