A. The provisions of this code apply to all development in the town, and no development may occur before obtaining a permit or approval pursuant to this code, except as provided in subsection B of this section.
B. This code does not affect the validity of any effective development permit that was issued before the effective date of this code.
C. Nothing in this code authorizes development that is inconsistent with and does not further the framework and policy direction provided for in the town’s adopted comprehensive plan pursuant to Chapter 36.70A RCW.