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ORDINANCE 2017 <br />ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF LOS GATOS <br />ADOPTING A NEW CHAPTER 9 OF THE TOWN CODE <br />REGARDING FIRE PREVENTION AND PROTECTION AND REALIGNING OTHER <br />SECTIONS OF THE TOWN CODE IN CHAPTER 13 TO PROVIDE FOR TOXIC <br />GAS REGULATIONS (INCLUDES PROVISIONS FROM THE UNIFORM FIRE <br />CODE, 1994 EDITION, AND 1995 CALIFORNIA FIRE CODE) <br />THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF LOS GATOS DOES ORDAIN AS <br />FOLLOWS: <br />SECTION I <br />A. Sections 9.30.040 through 9.30.055, 9.30.095, 9.30.100, 9.30.110, 9.30.125, <br />9.30.135 through 9.30.200, and 9.30.250 through 9.30.300 governing the storage, handling, <br />and use of hazardous materials are adopted pursuant to Health & Safety Code § 13143.9 to <br />provide reasonable assurance that such materials do not pose a serious danger to the <br />community if their storage, handling, and usage meets the requirements of the Town Code. <br />B. Section 9.30.115 governing sale, use, handling, possession, and storage of <br />explosives is consistent with Health & Safety Code § 12081. <br />C. In adopting this ordinance, the Town has considered the direction of the <br />Legislature in Health & Safety Code § 18938 to adopt the Uniform Fire Code, and has only <br />made such amendments as are consistent with the State statutes described above, and with <br />Section 101.4 of the 1995 California Fire Code to carry out the intent of the Uniform Fire <br />Code and the California Fire Code. <br />D. Section 9.30.090 governing certain activities in food preparation are adopted <br />pursuant to the Town's constitutional police power and are not matters of general fire <br />prevention or building standards. <br />June 11, 1996 1 <br />