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15A NCAC 18A Section .1300 – Sanitation of Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Adult Care Homes, and Other Institutions

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, periodic review and expiration of existing rules, the Commission for Public Health is proposing to readopt 15A NCAC 18A .1301,.1302, .1304-.1321, .1323, .1324, and .1327, regarding the administration and enforcement of sanitation standards in institutions, with updates to clarify existing language and align with current practices. The proposed effective date of these rules is October 1, 2022.

A public hearing will be held on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 2:00 p.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 Rules: 15A NCAC 18A Section .1300
Notice: Notification of Proposed Rule Readoption: 15A NCAC 18A Section .1300
Fiscal Note: Fiscal Note for Readoption of 15A NCAC 18A Section .1300
Federal Certification: N/A

Public Comments

The public comment period runs from June 1, 2022 to August 1, 2022. Comments will also be accepted at the public hearing.

Written comments can be mailed to:

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

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Procedure for Subjecting a Proposed Rule to Legislative Review