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This chapter provides requirements for relocated or moved structures, including relocatable buildings as defined in Chapter 2.

Buildings or structures moved into or within the jurisdiction shall comply with the provisions of this code, the International Residential Code (Chapter 51-51 WAC), the International Mechanical Code (Chapter 51-52 WAC), the International Fire Code (Chapter 51-54 WAC), the Uniform Plumbing Code and Standards (Chapters 51-56 and 51-57 WAC), the Washington State Energy Code (Chapter 51-11 WAC) and the Washington State Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality Code (Chapter 51-13 WAC) for new buildings or structures.

Exception: Group R-3 buildings or structures are not required to comply if:

  1. The original occupancy classification is not changed; and
  2. The original building is not substantially remodeled or rehabilitated.

For the purposes of this section, a building shall be considered to be substantially remodeled when the costs of remodeling exceed 60 percent of the value of the building exclusive of the costs relating to preparation, construction, demolition or renovation of foundations.

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