Food Safety & Quality: Who Does What in the Federal Government

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DIANE Publishing, 1990 - Consumer protection - 119 pages
 

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Page 31 - residential real property" means real property on which there is situated 1 or more residential dwellings used or occupied, or intended to be used or occupied, in whole or in part, as the home or residence of 1 or more persons. (16) Risk assessment The term "risk assessment...
Page 80 - ... describe the risks of lead exposure for children under 6 years of age, pregnant women, women of childbearing age, persons involved in home renovation, and others residing in a dwelling with lead-based paint hazards; "(4) describe the risks of renovation in a dwelling with lead-based paint hazards; "(5) provide information on approved methods for evaluating and reducing lead-based paint hazards and their effectiveness in identifying, reducing, eliminating, or preventing exposure to lead-based...
Page 28 - Department of Housing and Urban Development, Before the Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Affairs, Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Mar.
Page 76 - Before the Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Affairs Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs April 3, 1992 Mr.
Page 31 - impact surface" means an interior or exterior surface that is subject to damage by repeated impacts, for example, certain parts of door frames. (7) Inspection The term "inspection...
Page 61 - Defense, because their history with respect to human subjects research policy is less well known than that of the Department of Health, Education and Welfare (now the Department of Health and Human Services).
Page 15 - ... each dwelling unit is in excess of the allowance for IHAfurnished utilities, established in accordance with subpart K of this part. Chewable surface. All chewable protruding painted surfaces up to five feet from the floor or ground, that are readily accessible to children under seven years of age, such as protruding corners, windowsills and frames, doors and frames, and other protruding woodwork. Chief executive officer (CEO). The CEO of a unit of general local government means the elected official...
Page 14 - HUD promulgated lead-based paint regulations in 1976 for all federal agencies, such as the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Fanners Home Administration (FmHA) in the US Department of Agriculture, that sell residential properties to the public.
Page 14 - Act are — (1) to develop a national strategy to build the infrastructure necessary to eliminate lead-based paint hazards in all housing as expeditiously as possible; (2) to reorient the national approach to the presence of lead-based paint in housing to implement, on a priority basis, a broad program to evaluate and reduce lead-based paint hazards in the Nation's housing stock; (3) to encourage effective action to prevent childhood lead poisoning by establishing a workable framework for lead-based...
Page 87 - ... Philadelphia field office follows more stringent procedures. As the result of a 1976 consent decree,6 HUD must test for and abate lead-based paint before selling a HUD-owned property located within the city. Also, a city ordinance Officials at HUD's Baltimore office and headquarters could not tell us how this special addendum originated. "City-Wide Coalition Against Childhood Lead Paint Poisoning, et al. v. United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, et al. (Civil Action No. 72-1516,...

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