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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> ORDINANCE 2009 -06 <br /> AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 15, TO ADOPT THE 2008 CALIFORNIA <br /> GREEN BUILDING STANDARDS CODE AND 2008 BUILDING ENERGY <br /> EFFICIENCY STANDARDS <br /> The Town Council of the Town of Truckee Does Ordain as Follows: <br /> Section 1. Enactment. Title 15, of the Truckee Municipal Code, specifically <br /> Section 15.01.010 Purpose, is hereby amended as designated in Exhibit "A" <br /> attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference. <br /> WHEREAS, Health & Safety Code Section 17958 mandates that the Town <br /> of Truckee shall adopt ordinances or regulations imposing the same requirements <br /> as are contained in the regulations adopted by the State pursuant to Health and <br /> Safety Code Section 17922; and Government Code Section 50022.2 and <br /> WHEREAS, the State of California has determined adoption of the 2008 <br /> Green Building Standards Code and 2008 Building Energy Efficiency Standards for <br /> Residential and Nonresidential Buildings (hereinafter referred to as "Codes ") are <br /> necessary to achieve compliance with green house gas emissions and Assembly <br /> Bill 32, the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006. <br /> WHEREAS, the Health and Safety Code Sections 18941.5 and 17958 <br /> permits the Town to make such changes or modifications to the Codes as are <br /> reasonably necessary because of local conditions; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Health Code Sections 18941.5, 17958.5 and 17958.7 make <br /> express findings that such changes or modifications are needed due to climatic, <br /> geographic or topographic conditions; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Town Building Official has recommended that no changes <br /> or modifications be made to the Codes; and <br /> Section 2. This Ordinance will take effect January 1, 2010. <br /> Section 3. Summary Publication. This ordinance or a summary thereof <br /> shall be published once in a newspaper of general circulation within 15 days after <br /> its adoption. <br />