Buildings and Construction
Amendments and Additions
15.12.020 Amendments and Additions:

The following sections of the IMC, as adopted by Section 15.12.010, are amended as follows:

A. Amend Section 101.1 Title., of the IMC by replacing “[NAME OF JURISDICTION]” with “City of Shawnee, Kansas”.

B. Amend by omitting Sections 103, 104, 105, 106, 108, and 109, of the IMC, in their entirety, and amend by adding a new Section 103, which reads:


The Administrative Provisions of the 2012 International Building Code, Chapter 1, in its entirety, and as modified by the Shawnee Municipal Code, along with Sections 101, 102 and 107 of the IMC, shall govern all matters within the scope of this code.

C. Amend the IMC by adding a new Section 102.12 State Boiler Inspector, which reads:
102.12 State boiler inspector. Where permits are issued and portions of the work require inspection and approval of boilers and pressure vessels by the state of Kansas, those portions of the work will comply with the state requirements in lieu of compliance with the technical provisions of this Code. Contact the State Boiler Inspector at the State Department of Human Resources for complete information regarding state requirements. State approval is generally required for all boilers that require permits.
1. Boilers serving individual dwelling units and their accessory structures.
2. Boilers serving apartment houses with less than five (5) families.
3. Pressure vessels that do not exceed fifteen (15) cubic feet and two hundred and fifty (250) psi.

D. Amend by omitting Section 401.2 Ventilation required., of the IMC, and amend by adding a new Section 401.2 Ventilation required., which reads:

401.2 Ventilation required. Every occupied space shall be ventilated by natural means in accordance with Section 402 or by mechanical means in accordance with Section 403. Where the air infiltration rate in a dwelling unit is less than 3 air changes per hour when tested with a blower door at a pressure of 0.2-inch water column (50 Pa) in accordance with Section 402.4.1.2 of the International Energy Conservation Code, the dwelling unit shall be ventilated by mechanical means in accordance with Section 403. (Ord. 2902, 2008; Ord. 2757, 2005)

(Ord. 3046, 2012 )