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Occupational Lead Poisoning Prevention Fee Law
Health and Safety Code
Chapter 2. Occupational Health and Disease Prevention
Article 2. Occupational Lead Poisoning Prevention
(1) There are some employers who use or disturb very small amounts of lead in ways that pose a very minimal potential for lead poisoning of employees.
(2) These users of de minimis amounts of lead are not currently eligible for a waiver of the Occupational Lead Poisoning Fee.
(b) The State Department of Health Services shall adopt regulations that define a de minimis amount of lead use or disturbance. Any employer who is within the requirements of this definition shall be exempt from payment of the Occupational Lead Poisoning Fee.