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Chapter 17. Electrical Code

Sec. 17-02. State electrical code adopted.

(1) State code adopted by reference. The provisions and regulations of the electrical code adopted by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services as set forth in the Wisconsin Administrative Code are hereby made a part of this chapter in their entirety by reference; provided, that where the provisions of this chapter are more restrictive or require higher standards than the state code, not in conflict with the minimum requirements thereof, the provisions of this chapter shall apply. Failure to comply with any of the provisions of such regulations shall constitute a violation of this chapter, subject to the penalties provided in this chapter.

(2) Utility. Rules and regulations of the public service commission, the city electric utility and any additional requirements of the city and the state pertaining to electrical work shall be adhered to and shall be subject to inspection and enforcement by the city electrical inspector as part of this chapter.

(Code 1982, 16.18(1))