LOS ANGELES BASIN CHAPTER

NAMES AND OBJECTIVES

Section 1. This organization shall be known as the “Los Angeles Basin Chapter of the International Conference of Building Officials.”

Section 2. The objectives of the organization are:

(a) To place the public welfare above all other interests and to apply the special knowledge and skill of the Building Official to the benefit of all mankind.

(b) To build up the prestige of the Building Official, to provide sufficient qualified personnel adequately compensated, to establish minimum standards of what a building department is and to secure adequate recognition and proper place in the administrative organization.

(c) To investigate and discuss the principles underlying safety in the construction, occupancy and location of buildings and related structures.

(d) To develop, recommend and promote uniform regulations and legislation pertaining to building construction, and to encourage uniformity in zoning practice and code interpretation.

(e) To develop, maintain, and promote the adoption of the Uniform Building Code and related documents, and to become Active Class A members of the International Conference of Building officials.

(f) To advise and assist in administration of building laws and ordinances.

To do all such other things as are incidental to or desirable for the attainment of the above objectives.

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