[HISTORY: Adopted by the Fiscal Court of Henderson County 3-20-2012 by Ord. No. 12-02. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Kentucky Building Code promulgated in 815 KAR 7:120 and the Kentucky Residential Code promulgated in 815 KAR 7:125 by the Board of Housing, Buildings and Construction, Commonwealth of Kentucky, are hereby adopted in full as an ordinance of Henderson County of the Commonwealth of Kentucky as if set out at length herein.
A copy of said Kentucky Building Code is on file in the office of the Henderson County Clerk, and the Clerk shall at all time keep a copy of said Building Code for reference.
An attested copy of this chapter shall be transmitted to the Office of Housing, Buildings and Construction of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
The Henderson County Codes Department shall be designated as the local enforcement agency for said Kentucky Building Code. All Building Code inspections shall be performed by persons certified by the Kentucky Office of Housing, Buildings and Construction. All electrical inspections shall be performed by a state certified electrical inspector specifically approved by this jurisdiction.
Pursuant to KRS 198B.060(8), a building inspection program is hereby established in Henderson County for application to all buildings. This local jurisdiction may adopt by ordinance detached single-family dwellings as provided in the adopted codes.