On January 31st 2017, Shannon Steinbauer, HUD’s Lead and Healthy Homes Program Division Director, issued new policy guidance for the Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes’ (OLHCHH’s) Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control (LBPHC) and Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration (LHRD) Grantees. Under the new policy, the LBPHC and LHRD Grantees will use lower lead dust hazard and clearance action levels.

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