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.070
Section 17F.070.260

Title 17F Construction Standards

Chapter 17F.070 Existing Building and Conservation Code

Section 17F.070.260 Sanitation Requirements

In addition to IBC subsection 2902.1 and Washington State Amendments Table 2902.1:

  1. splash backs and drain boards must have an impervious surface;

  2. every plumbing fixture must be connected to either a public sanitary sewer system or an approved private sewage disposal system;

  3. all plumbing fixtures must be connected to an approved water supply system and must be provided with hot and cold water, except that water closets need have only cold water;

  4. all plumbing fixtures must be of glazed earthenware or other similar approved nonabsorbent material and must be installed in accordance with the plumbing code;

  5. all sanitary facilities must be installed and maintained in a safe and sanitary condition.

Date Passed: Monday, May 23, 2016

Effective Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016

ORD C35389 Section 13