Lead Safe Work Practices (216-RICR-50-15-12)

216-RICR-50-15-12 ACTIVE RULE

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12.3Regulated Activities


12.5Lead Safe Work Practices


12.7Environmental Lead Standards



Title 216 Department of Health
Chapter 50 Environmental Health
Subchapter 15 Healthy Environment
Part 12 Lead Safe Work Practices (216-RICR-50-15-12)
Type of Filing Adoption
Regulation Status Active
Effective 01/02/2022

Regulation Authority:

R.I. Gen. Laws Chapter 23-24.6
R.I. Gen. Laws Chapter 42-128.1
R.I. Gen. Laws Chapter 23-1

Purpose and Reason:

This regulation is being created to include all lead safe work rules and regulations originally found in the Lead Poising and Prevention regulation (216-RICR-50-15-3). This regulation also includes alignment with new Environmental Protection Agency and Housing and Urban Development standards and procedures regarding Lead Hazard Mitigation and Certificates of Lead Conformance, which authority to perform and/or enforce has been granted to RIDOH by the Housing Resource Commission.