The Washington State Energy Code (WSEC), as adopted by the State Building Code Council in Chapter 51-11C and 51-11R WAC, is adopted by reference with the following additions, deletions and exceptions. Provided, that Administration Sections C107 through C111 and R107 through R111 are not adopted and the Construction Administrative Code, as set forth in Chapter 17.14 MICC, shall be used in their place. The codes, appendices, and standards set forth in this chapter shall be filed with the city clerk and a copy made available for use and examination by the public, pursuant to RCW 35A.12.140.
Exception. The provisions of this code do not apply to temporary growing structures used solely for the commercial production of horticultural plants including ornamental plants, flowers, vegetables, and fruits. A temporary growing structure is not considered a building for the purposes of this code. However, the installation of other than listed, portable mechanical equipment or listed, portable lighting fixtures is not allowed. (Ord. 21C-01 § 1 (Exh. A); Ord. 16C-04 § 9; Ord. 04C-12 § 4).