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A. General. In case of conflict between codes referenced in ACC 15.07.010, where, in any specific case, different sections of this code specify different materials, methods of construction or other requirements, the hierarchy of the codes named in Chapter 19.27 RCW shall govern. Otherwise, the most restrictive provision shall govern, or where there is a conflict between a general requirement and a specific requirement, the specific requirement shall be applicable. In the case of a conflict between the International Green Construction Code and the city of Auburn engineering design standards, surface water management manual, or construction standards, the city of Auburn standards shall govern.

B. Other Laws. The provisions of this code shall not be deemed to nullify any provisions of local, state or federal law.

C. Application of References. References to chapter or section numbers, or to provisions not specifically identified by number, shall be construed to refer to such chapter, section or provision of this code.

D. Referenced Codes and Standards – Conflict with Chapter. The codes and standards referenced in this code shall be considered part of the requirements of this code to the prescribed extent of each such reference. Where differences occur between provisions of this code and referenced codes and standards, the provisions of this code shall apply.

E. Conflicting Ordinances. All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with this title are repealed, except that such repeal shall not affect or prevent the prosecution or punishment of any person for any act done or committed in violation of any ordinance hereby repealed prior to taking effect of this title. (Ord. 6902 § 2, 2023; Ord. 6763 § 3, 2021; Ord. 6469 § 2, 2013; Ord. 6310 § 3, 2010; Ord. 6104 § 3, 2007; Ord. 5874 § 4(102), 2004.)