04 NCAC 19S .1006           LEAD‑BASED PAINT

(a)  Recipients must comply with the Lead‑Based Paint Poisoning Prevention Act (42 U.S.C. 4821, et seq.) and 24 CFR Part 35 including provisions of the above:

(1)           prohibiting the use of lead‑based paint;

(2)           requiring elimination of lead‑based paint hazards; and

(3)           requiring notification of the hazards of lead‑based poisoning to purchasers and tenants of housing constructed prior to 1978 which was acquired or rehabilitated with HOME assistance.

(b)  Recipients are responsible for testing and abatement activities.

(c)  All construction contracts as described in this Rule shall contain a provision prohibiting the use of lead‑based paint.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B‑10; 143B‑431; 24 C.F.R. Part 92;

Eff. November 2, 1992.