§ 40:1730.21 Public policy for state uniform construction code
§ 40:1730.22 A. The Louisiana State Uniform Construction Code Council, hereinafter in this Part referred to as the “council”, is hereby created and shall consist of twenty members, one of whom sh
§ 40:1730.22.1 Acts 2014, No. 836, §2, eff. June 23, 2014; Acts 2014, No. 836, §5, eff. Jan. 1, 2016.
§ 40:1730.23 A. Notwithstanding any other law to the contrary relating to the authority of local governments to enforce construction codes, all municipalities and parishes in this state shall enf
§ 40:1730.24 Agreements with other governmental entities for provision of services; private agreements
§ 40:1730.25 Appointment of building official or contractual arrangement for such services; affidavit for exemption
§ 40:1730.26 Adoption and promulgation of certain building codes and standards as State Uniform Construction Code; procedures
§ 40:1730.27 Adoption and enforcement of emergency wind and flood mitigation requirements
§ 40:1730.28 A. Except as provided in Subsection C of this Section, the council shall evaluate, adopt, and amend only the latest editions of the following as the State Uniform Construction Code:
§ 40:1730.28.1 Mandatory adoption of plumbing provisions of certain nationally recognized codes and standards; amendments; effective date
§ 40:1730.28.2 State Uniform Construction Code; requirements and prohibitions
§ 40:1730.28.3 Nothing in this Part or any provision adopted pursuant to this Part shall prohibit the Louisiana Department of Health from the following:
§ 40:1730.29 Regulation of construction or improvement of industrial facilities
§ 40:1730.30 Regulation of construction or improvement of farm, recreational, and residential accessory structures; authority to issue building permits
§ 40:1730.31 Mandamus and injunctive relief for violation of code or regulation; penalties
§ 40:1730.32 Imposition of fees
§ 40:1730.33 Codes applicable to building inspections
§ 40:1730.34 Responsibility of Louisiana State Construction Code Council for registration of building codes enforcement officers; record of hearings and proceedings; register of applications for certificates of registration
§ 40:1730.35 Application and issuance of certificates of registration; provisional certificates of registration; registration
§ 40:1730.36 Registration required to practice as code enforcement officer; violations; penalty
§ 40:1730.37 Injunction to restrain person from violating this Part
§ 40:1730.38 Duration of certificates; renewal; continuing education requirements; funding
§ 40:1730.39 A.(1) The state fire marshal may establish contract agreements with municipalities and parishes in order to provide code enforcement on behalf of the municipality or parish as provid
§ 40:1730.40 Municipalities and parishes; home rule charter
§ 40:1730.40.1 Plumbing provisions of or adopted pursuant to this Part; court orders or consent decrees
§ 40:1730.40.2 Plumbing provisions; manufactured housing

Terms Used In Louisiana Revised Statutes > Title 40 > Chapter 8 > Part IV-A

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • person: includes a body of persons, whether incorporated or not. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 1:10
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.