City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

***Note: Many local criminal codes can now be located under Chapter 10.60 SMC while others are now cited under the Revised Code of Washington (RCW), which was incorporated into the municipal code in 2022. (See SMC 10.58.010). Code Enforcement, including Noise Control and Animal Regulations are located in Chapters 10.62 through 10.74.

Title 17F
Chapter 17F.060
Section 17F.060.060

Title 17F Construction Standards

Chapter 17F.060 Elevator Code

Section 17F.060.060 Dangerous Conveyances
  1. Whenever the elevator inspector finds a conveyance or part dangerous or unsafe, the owner must immediately repair, replace or otherwise correct the danger.
  1. No person may:
    1. remove, conceal or deface any notice of condemnation posted on a conveyance by the inspector; or
    1. operate a conveyance until it has been inspected and approved for operation by the inspector.
    1. remove any lock or lock out device that has been placed on a conveyance by an authorized person that is intended to prevent the operation of the conveyance that has been deemed unsafe to operate by that person.
  1. Violation of this section will result in a Class I civil infraction assessed daily until corrected.

Date Passed: Monday, May 11, 2020

Effective Date: Sunday, June 14, 2020

ORD C35899 Section 9