(1) “Base flood” means a flood having a 1% chance of being equaled or exceeded in
any one year;
(2) “floodway fringe” means those portions of a flood plain outside of the boundaries
of a regulatory floodway and within stream reaches where such a floodway has been
(3) “flood plain” means land adjacent to a watercourse subject to inundation from
a flood having a chance occurrence in any one year of 1%;
(4) “governing body” means the governing body of a city in the case of cities and
the board of county commissioners in the case of counties;
(5) “manufactured home” means a structure which is subject to the federal manufactured
home construction and safety standards established pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 5403;
(6) “planning commission” means a city, county, regional or metropolitan planning
(7) “residential-design manufactured home” means a manufactured home on permanent
foundation which has (A) minimum dimensions of 22 body feet in width, (B) a pitched
roof and (C) siding and roofing materials which are customarily used on site-built
(8) “subdivision” means the division of a lot, tract or parcel of land into two or
more parts for the purpose, whether immediate or future, of sale or building development,
(9) “subdivision regulations” mean the lawfully adopted subdivision ordinances of
a city and the lawfully adopted subdivision resolutions of a county;
(10) “zoning” means the regulation or restriction of the location and uses of buildings
and uses of land;
(11) “zoning regulations” mean the lawfully adopted zoning ordinances of a city and
the lawfully adopted zoning resolutions of a county.
(b) The provisions of this section shall become effective on and after January 1,
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