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New Jersey Statutes, Title: 26, HEALTH AND VITAL STATISTICS

    Chapter 2: Department may establish

      Section: 26:2-137.3: Definitions relative to lead exposure

           2. As used in this act:

"Commissioner" means the Commissioner of Health;

"Department" means the Department of Health;

"Lead poisoning" means an elevated level of lead in the bloodstream, as established by regulation of the department pursuant to this act;

"Lead screening" means the application of a detection technique to measure a child's blood lead level and determine the extent of a child's recent exposure to lead.


This section added to the Rutgers Database: 2017-03-07 13:19:51.

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