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Clark County Southern, Nevada Swimming Pool Construction Code

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It’s January! Summer is right around the corner! Now is the time to start planning and building your custom swimming pool with Clarity Pool Service of Las Vegas. We’re Southern Nevada’s premier pool contractor and pool maintenance service, and we want to help you build the ultimate swimming pool, even if you’re on a set budget.

The first hurdle you’ll want to get past is zoning. It’s a good idea to know about your zoning and laws before embarking on the journey to build your dream pool. Here at Clarity Pool Service, we want to make the process as stress-free and painless as possible. We’ve compiled some of the Clark County (Southern Nevada) Building Code that might help as a reference when researching your home zoning and applicable laws.

 

Chapter 22.20 – THE SWIMMING POOL AND SPA CODE OF CLARK COUNTY [6]

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Editor’s note— Ord. No. 4608, §§ 1 and 2, adopted Aug. 21, 2018, effective July 5, 2014, repealed Ch. 22.20 and enacted a new chapter as set out herein. The former Ch. 22.20, §§ 22.20.010—22.20.030, pertained to the swimming pool, and spa code of Clark County and derived from Ord. No. 3898, §§ 1 and 2, adopted Sept. 7, 2010 and Ord. No. 4112, adopted Aug. 20, 2013.

Editor’s note— This chapter shall be in force and effect from and after February 4, 2019.

 

22.20.010 – Adoption.

(A) That certain document, three copies of which are on file in the office of the County Clerk of Clark County, being marked and designated as the “International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, 2018 Edition” (referenced herein as the ISPSC) published by the International Code Council, together with all tables of contents, definitions, articles, tables, indexes, examples and appendices, is hereby adopted and made a part of this chapter, the same as if it were fully set forth herein, except as amended by the Southern Nevada Amendments to the 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code and by this chapter.

That certain document, three copies of which are on file in the office of the County Clerk of Clark County, being marked and designated as the Southern Nevada Amendments to the 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, together with all tables of contents, definitions, articles, tables, indexes, examples and appendices, is hereby adopted and made a part of this chapter, the same as if it were fully set forth herein, except as amended by this chapter.

  • Name. The Southern Nevada Amendments to the 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, as adopted and amended by this chapter, is known as the Swimming Pool and Spa Code of Clark County. It is reference herein as “this code.”
  • Conflict. In the event there is a conflict between this chapter and the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, or a substantive difference in the meanings of wording included in a topic or subject area common to all three documents, the wording of this chapter shall supersede the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code and the Southern Nevada Amendments to the 2018 International Residential Code and govern.

 
In the event there is a conflict between the Southern Nevada Amendments to the 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code and the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, or a substantive difference in the meanings of wording included in a topic or subject area common to both documents, the wording of the Southern Nevada Amendments to the 2018 International Residential Code shall supersede the ISPSC and govern.

(Ord. No. 4608, § 2, 8-21-2018)
 
22.20.020 – Administrative provisions.

The provisions of Chapter 22.02 known as the “Building Administrative Code of Clark County” shall serve as the governing rules and regulations for the administration, organization and enforcement of the Swimming Pool and Spa Code of Clark County.

(Ord. No. 4608, § 2, 8-21-2018)
 
22.20.030 – Violation and penalties.

It is unlawful for any person to erect, install, alter, repair, relocate, add to, replace, use, or maintain swimming pools, spas, or water features in this jurisdiction, or cause the same to be done, contrary to or in violation of any of the provisions of this code. Maintenance of any swimming pool, spa, or water which was unlawful at the time it was installed and which would be unlawful under this code if installed after the effective date of this code constitutes a continuing violation of this code.

Any person violating any of the provisions of this code shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor. Each such person shall be deemed guilty of a separate offense for each and every day or portion thereof during which any violation of any of the provisions of this code is committed, continued, or permitted. Upon conviction for any such violation such person shall be punishable by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars or by imprisonment in the county jail for not more than six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment. Whenever in this chapter any act is prohibited or is made or declared to be unlawful or an offense or a misdemeanor, the doing of any such required act constitutes a violation of this chapter. Any day of any violation of this ordinance constitutes a separate offense.

(Ord. No. 4608, § 2, 8-21-2018)

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