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File #: 12453-22    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 9/16/2022 In control: Chief Clerk
On agenda: 9/20/2022 Final action: 10/25/2022
Title: An Ordinance of the Council of the County of Allegheny ratifying amendments to the Allegheny County Health Department’s Rules and Regulations, Article XV, “Plumbing and Building Drainage.”
Sponsors: Chief Executive
Attachments: 1. 12453-22 Exhibit A - Article XV Plumbing 2018 Revisions.docx, 2. 12453-22 Legislative Summary for Revised Article XV.docx, 3. 31-22-OR 12453-22.pdf
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An Ordinance of the Council of the County of Allegheny ratifying amendments to the Allegheny County Health Department’s Rules and Regulations, Article XV, “Plumbing and Building Drainage.”

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Whereas, Allegheny County, pursuant to the Pennsylvania Local Health Administration Law, 16 P.S. §§ 12001 - 12028, created the Allegheny County Health Department, and the Allegheny County Board of Health; and

Whereas, Section 12011 of the Local Health Administration Law provides for the Board of Health to adopt regulations and submit such regulations to Allegheny County for approval or rejection; and

Whereas, on September 7, 2022, during its regularly scheduled public meeting, the Allegheny County Board of Health adopted by unanimous vote the attached amendments to the Allegheny County Health Department Rules and Regulations, Article XV, “Plumbing and Building Drainage”; and

Whereas, it is the desire of Council to ratify the Allegheny County Health Department regulation amendments as approved by the Board of Health.

The Council of the County of Allegheny hereby resolves as follows:

SECTION 1. Incorporation of Preamble.

The provisions set forth in the preamble to this Ordinance are incorporated by reference in their entirety herein.

SECTION 2. Ratification of Regulations.

Acting pursuant to the Pennsylvania Local Health Administration Law and the Allegheny County Home Rule Charter, County Council hereby ratifies the amendments to the Allegheny County Health Department Rules and Regulations, Article XV, “Plumbing and Building Drainage”, attached hereto as Exhibit “A.”

SECTION 3. Severability.

If any provision of this Ordinance shall be determined to be unlawful, invalid, void or unenforceable, then that provision shall be considered severable from the remaining provisions of this Ordinance which shall be in full force and effect.

SECTION 4. Repealer.

Any Resolution or Ordinance or part thereof conflicting with the provisions of this Ordinance is h...

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