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Childhood Blood Lead Levels – Mandatory Reporting and Investigation

Rule status: Proposed

Agency: DOHMH

Comment by date: August 29, 2022

Rule Full Text

The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is proposing that the Board of Health amend Articles 11 and 173of the New York City Health Code to reduce the childhood blood lead level for both mandatory reporting and as the threshold for mandated investigation from 5.0 micrograms per deciliter (“mcg/dL”) to 3.5 mcg/dL.

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