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10A NCAC 41A .1001-.1007 – Lead and Asbestos Inspection, Testing, Abatement, and Remediation in North Carolina Public Schools and Licensed Child Care Facilities

The Commission for Public Health (CPH) is proposing to permanently adopt rules 10A NCAC 41C .1001-.1007. These proposed rules implement Session Law 2021-180, Section 9G.8.(a), which directs CPH to adopt rules as necessary to implement requirements for the testing and remediation of lead in drinking water in public schools and the inspection for and abatement of asbestos and lead-based paint hazards in public schools and child care facilities. CPH previously adopted these rules under temporary procedures. The proposed effective date of these rules is April 1, 2023.

A public hearing will be held on Friday, January 13, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. The public hearing will be held by teleconference. You may participate in the public hearing by dialing 919-715-0769 (no access code).

Proposed Permanent Rules: 10A NCAC 41C .1001-.1007
Notice: Notification of Proposed Rule Adoptions: 10A NCAC 41C .1001-.1007
Fiscal Note: Fiscal Note for Adoption of 10A NCAC 41C .1001-.1007
Federal Certification: N/A

Public Comments

The public comment period runs from December 1, 2022 to January 30, 2023. Comments will also be accepted at the public hearing.

Virginia Niehaus
Rulemaking Coordinator
1931 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1931

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