HB 272 – Revise Health Standard for Lead

Primary House Sponsors: Rep. Warren (R-Rowan); Rep. Donny Lambeth (R-Forsyth); Rep. Gale Adcock (D-Wake); Rep. Larry Potts (R-Davidson)



This bill amends the definition of lead poisoning hazard to include any concentration of lead in drinking water equal to or greater than 10 (was 15) parts per billion and requires remediation plans to reduce lead poisoning hazards to fewer than 10 (was 15) parts per billion for lead in drinking water.


Filed – 3/11/2021

This bill was referred to the following House Committees:



-Rules, Calendar, and Operations