Dec 02 2011
ORDINANCE NO. 3-2011
AN ORDINANCE REPEALING OLD FIRE BUILDING CODE ORDINANCE
BE IT ORDAINED by the Town of North Salem, Hendricks County, Indiana, that:
WHEREAS, the Town Council of the Town of North Salem, Indiana, (hereinafter the “Town”) has heretofore granted authority for Building and Planning Code implementation and enforcement to the Hendricks County Area Plan Commission (hereinafter “Area Plan Commission”); and
WHEREAS, the Town Council finds in the process of the recodification and update of all of its Town Ordinances that an old ordinance regarding “Town Fire Limits and Special Building Regulations” found at NSMC 5-3-1 through 5-3-8, passed in July of 1936 is still active, although having not been enforced in recent memory.
NOW, THEREFORE, by the powers vested in the Town Council of the Town of North Salem, Hendricks County, Indiana, it is hereby:
ORDERED AND ORDAINED:
The old ordinance regarding “Town Fire Limits and Special Building Regulations” found at NSMC 5-3-1 through 5-3-8, passed in July of 1936, is deemed moot as it has not been enforced in years due to the fact that the Town is a member of the Area Plan Commission and the Area Plan Commission’s Code provisions are sufficient to meet the needs of the Town as it relates to modern building codes.
Said NSMC 5-3-1 through 5-3-8, having been deemed moot is NOW REPEALED in its entirety and shall from the date of passage of this Ordinance be of no effect.
Sec. 1: The Town Council has deemed the repeal of the old ordinance as hereinabove described to be an urgent matter due to the Town’s Ordinance recodification process and as a result has determined that this Ordinance 3-2011 shall be passed pursuant to emergency provisions on first reading if the vote hereon is unanimous.
Sec. 2: This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and publication as per law provided.
SAID ORDINANCE IS HEREBY PASSED AND ADOPTED THIS 1st DAY
OF DECEMBER, 2011.
Constituting a majority of the members of the Town Council of the
Town of North Salem, Indiana
Beth Russell, Clerk-Treasurer
For the Town of North Salem, Indiana