WASHINGTON COUNTY, MINNESOTA
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING THE MINNESOTA ELECTRICAL ACT
THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF THE TOWNSHIP OF STILLWATER HEREBY ORDAINS:
SECTION 1. ENACTMENT
An Ordinance is hereby enacted adopting The Minnesota Electrical Act which shall read as follows:
Section 1. Authority to inspect. The Stillwater Township hereby provides for the inspection of all electrical installations pursuant to Minn. Stat. 326B.36. subd. 6.
Section 2. Adopted by reference. The Minnesota Electrical Act, as adopted by the Commissioner of Labor and Industry pursuant to Minn. Stat. 326B.31 to 326B.399. The Minnesota Electrical Act is hereby incorporated into this ordinance as if fully set out herein. The Minnesota State Building Code incorporates by reference the National Electrical Code pursuant to Minn. R. 1315.0200. All such codes incorporated herein by reference constitute the electrical code of the Stillwater Township.
Section 3. Compliance. All electrical installations shall comply with the requirements of the electrical code of the Stillwater Township and this ordinance.
Section 4. Permits and fees. The issuance of permits and the collection of fees shall be as authorized in Minn. Stat. 326B.37. Any inspection or handling fees will be payable to the Stillwater Township.
Section 5. Notice and appeal. All notices of violations and orders issued under this ordinance shall be in conformance with Minn. Stat. 326B.36, subd. 4.
Section 6. Violations and penalties. A violation of the Minnesota Electrical Act is a misdemeanor.
SECTION 2. PURPOSE
The purpose of this ordinance is to establish an electrical inspections program in the Stillwater Township that is administered and enforced by the Township.
SECTION 3: SUMMARY
The following official summary of Ordinance 145 had been approved by the Town Board of the Stillwater Township as clearly informing the public of the intent and effect of the Ordinance.
It is the intent and effect of Ordinance 145 to establish an electrical inspections program in the Stillwater Township that is administered and enforced by the Township, as permitted in Minn. Stat. 326B.36, subd. 6.
SECTION 4: EFFECTIVE DATE
ADOPTED by the Board of Supervisors of Stillwater Township this 13 day of October, 2011.
/s/ Sheila-Marie Untiedt
/s/ Kathy Schmoeckel, Township Clerk
12/27/13, Ordinance 145