Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2012

Hazardous Waste Fee Health and Safety Code


Article 2. Definitions

Section 25117.5

25117.5. "Medical waste exemption." (a) Waste which is hazardous only because it is medical waste as defined in the Medical Waste Management Act (Chapter 6.1 (commencing with Section 25015)) shall not be governed by, subject to fees assessed by, or otherwise subject to, the requirements of this chapter or regulations adopted pursuant to this chapter.

(b) Biohazardous waste which meets the conditions specified in subdivision (g) of Section 25020.5 is not subject to this chapter and shall be treated pursuant to subdivision (a) of Section 25090.