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Laws, Regulations and Guidelines

  • Maryland General Assembly, Use this link to look up Environmental Articles (EA)/Statues and Bills. Maryland's lead laws are primarily found in EA 6-8 Sections 6-801 through 6-852; Insurance Article Section 19-701 through 19-706; Article 83B Section 2-1401 through 2-1411.
  • Maryland Division of State Documents, Use this link to look up Code of Maryland's Regulations (COMAR). Maryland's lead regulations are primarly found in COMAR Title 26, Department of the Environment.
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Use this link to look up Guidelines for the Evaluation and Control of Lead-Based Paint Hazards in Housing.

Lead Education

Lead in Children's Products


Contact Information

MDE Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
410-537-3825 or 1-800-633-6101, Ext. 3825​