Lead Inspections (216-RICR-50-15-5)

216-RICR-50-15-5 ACTIVE RULE

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5.1Authority and Purpose


5.3Inspection Types

5.4Lead Hazard Mitigation (LHM) Inspections

5.5Comprehensive Environmental Lead Inspections

5.6Clearance Inspections

5.7Environmental Lead Testing Methods

5.8Environmental Lead Standards


Title 216 Department of Health
Chapter 50 Environmental Health
Subchapter 15 Healthy Environment
Part 5 Lead Inspections (216-RICR-50-15-5)
Type of Filing Adoption
Regulation Status Active
Effective 01/03/2022

Regulation Authority:

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

Purpose and Reason:

This regulation is being created to include all lead inspection rules and regulations originally found in the Lead Poising and Prevention regulation (216-RICR-50-15-3). Also, the Regulation 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.