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CHAPTER 23-1 – Department of Health
CHAPTER 23-1.1 – Division of Occupational Health
CHAPTER 23-1.2 – Division of Legal Services
CHAPTER 23-1.3 – Radiation Control
CHAPTER 23-1.8 – Commission on the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing
CHAPTER 23-1.9 – Sheath Needles
CHAPTER 23-1.10 – Alcoholism
CHAPTER 23-1.11 – Needlestick Safety And Injury Prevention Act
CHAPTER 23-2 – Local Health Officers
CHAPTER 23-3 – Vital Records
CHAPTER 23-4 – Office of State Medical Examiners
CHAPTER 23-4.1 – Emergency Medical Transportation Services
CHAPTER 23-4.5 – Blood Bank Services
CHAPTER 23-4.6 – Consent to Medical and Surgical Care
CHAPTER 23-4.7 – Informed Consent for Abortion
CHAPTER 23-4.8 – Spousal Notice for Abortion
CHAPTER 23-4.9 – Retention of X-rays
CHAPTER 23-4.10 – Health Care Power of Attorney
CHAPTER 23-4.11 – Rights of the Terminally Ill Act
CHAPTER 23-4.12 – Partial Birth Abortion
CHAPTER 23-5 – Reports of Disease and Disability
CHAPTER 23-5.1 – Identification of Persons Suffering from Certain Disabilities
CHAPTER 23-6 – Prevention and Suppression of Contagious Diseases
CHAPTER 23-6.1 – Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training Program in High Schools
CHAPTER 23-6.2 – Public Access Defibrillation
CHAPTER 23-6.3 – Prevention and Suppression of Contagious Diseases – HIV/AIDS
CHAPTER 23-7 – Mosquito Abatement
CHAPTER 23-7.1 – Rodent Control and Eradication
CHAPTER 23-8 – Quarantine Generally
CHAPTER 23-9 – Quarantine of Vessels
CHAPTER 23-10 – Tuberculosis
CHAPTER 23-10.1 – Emergency Commitment for Drug Intoxication
CHAPTER 23-11 – Sexually Transmitted Diseases
CHAPTER 23-12 – Cancer
CHAPTER 23-12.1 – Hemophilia Care Program
CHAPTER 23-12.5 – New England Compact on Radiological Health Protection
CHAPTER 23-12.6 – Ovarian Cancer Education, Detection, and Prevention
CHAPTER 23-12.7 – The Breast Cancer Act
CHAPTER 23-12.8 – The Firefighter Cancer Wellness Act
CHAPTER 23-13 – Maternal and Child Health Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs
CHAPTER 23-13.1 – The Safe Haven For Infants Act
CHAPTER 23-13.2 – Nursing Working Mothers
CHAPTER 23-13.3 – Birth Defects Surveillance and Information System
CHAPTER 23-13.4 – Hazardous Chemicals – Contamination of Breast Milk and Environment
CHAPTER 23-13.5 – Breastfeeding in Public Places
CHAPTER 23-14 – Childhood Disease Fund
CHAPTER 23-14.1 – Health Professional Loan Repayment Program
CHAPTER 23-15 – Determination of Need for New Health Care Equipment and New Institutional Health Services
CHAPTER 23-16 – Health Facilities Construction
CHAPTER 23-16.1 – New England Health Services and Facilities Compact
CHAPTER 23-16.2 – Laboratories
CHAPTER 23-16.3 – Clinical Laboratory Science Practice
CHAPTER 23-16.4 – Human Cloning
CHAPTER 23-17 – Licensing of Health Care Facilities
CHAPTER 23-17.1 – Licensing of Nursing or Personal Care Homes
CHAPTER 23-17.2 – Accountability of Services to Patients of Nursing or Personal Care Homes
CHAPTER 23-17.3 – Long-term Care Coordinating Council
CHAPTER 23-17.4 – Assisted Living Residence Licensing Act
CHAPTER 23-17.5 – Rights of Nursing Home Patients
CHAPTER 23-17.6 – Mobile Intensive Care Unit Program
CHAPTER 23-17.7 – Licensing of Nursing Service Agencies
CHAPTER 23-17.7.1 – Licensing of Nursing Service Agencies
CHAPTER 23-17.8 – Abuse in Health Care Facilities
CHAPTER 23-17.9 – Registration of Nursing Assistants
CHAPTER 23-17.10 – Administrative Penalties
CHAPTER 23-17.11 – The Nursing Facilities Receivership Act
CHAPTER 23-17.12 – Health Care Services – Utilization Review Act
CHAPTER 23-17.13 – Health Care Accessibility and Quality Assurance Act
CHAPTER 23-17.14 – The Hospital Conversions Act
CHAPTER 23-17.15 – Long-Term Health Care Goals And Values
CHAPTER 23-17.16 – Home Care Patient Rights
CHAPTER 23-17.17 – Health Care Quality Program
CHAPTER 23-17.18 – Health Plan Modification Act
CHAPTER 23-17.19 – Immunization In Long Term Care Facilities
CHAPTER 23-17.20 – Health Care Facilities Staffing
CHAPTER 23-17.21 – The Rhode Island Patient Safety Act of 2008
CHAPTER 23-17.22 – Healthy Rhode Island Reform Act of 2008
CHAPTER 23-17.23 – Center for Health Professions
CHAPTER 23-17.24 – The Adult Supportive Care Residence Act
CHAPTER 23-18 – Cemeteries
CHAPTER 23-18.1 – Disposition of Bodies to be Buried with Public Funds
CHAPTER 23-18.2 – Preservation and Care of Burial Places and Memorials For the Dead
CHAPTER 23-18.3 – Advisory Commission on Historical Cemeteries
CHAPTER 23-18.5 – Anatomical Gifts
CHAPTER 23-18.6 – Uniform Anatomical Gift Act
CHAPTER 23-18.6.1 – Revised Uniform Anatomical Gift Act
CHAPTER 23-18.7 – Bone Marrow Donation
CHAPTER 23-18.8 – Waste Recycling
CHAPTER 23-18.9 – Refuse Disposal
CHAPTER 23-18.10 – Prohibition of Products Containing Chlorofluorocarbons Products
CHAPTER 23-18.11 – Promotion of Paper Bag Usage
CHAPTER 23-18.12 – Beverage Container Recyclability
CHAPTER 23-18.13 – Toxic Packaging Reduction Act
CHAPTER 23-18.14 – Degradable Plastics and Packaging
CHAPTER 23-18.15 – Plastic Bottle and Container Labeling Act
CHAPTER 23-18.16 – Newspaper Recyclability
CHAPTER 23-19 – Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation
CHAPTER 23-19.1 – Hazardous Waste Management
CHAPTER 23-19.2 – Local Health Regulations
CHAPTER 23-19.3 – Sanitarians
CHAPTER 23-19.3.1 – Residential Sanitary Sewer Connections
CHAPTER 23-19.4 – Septage, Industrial Wastes and Waste Oil Pumping, Cleaning and Transportation
CHAPTER 23-19.5 – Percolation Tests and Water Table Elevation Determinations
CHAPTER 23-19.6 – Used Oil Recycling
CHAPTER 23-19.7 – Hazardous Waste Management Facilities
CHAPTER 23-19.8 – Hazardous Waste Cleanup
CHAPTER 23-19.9 – Low-Level Radioactive Waste Compact
CHAPTER 23-19.10 – Hazardous Waste Reduction, Recycling, and Treatment Research and Demonstration Act of 1986
CHAPTER 23-19.11 – Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal
CHAPTER 23-19.12 – Generation – Transportation – Storage – Treatment – Management and Disposal of Regulated Medical Waste
CHAPTER 23-19.13 – Gull Control Program
CHAPTER 23-19.14 – Industrial Property Remediation and Reuse Act
CHAPTER 23-19.15 – The Rhode Island Cesspool Act of 2007
CHAPTER 23-20 – Sanitation in Hotels and Boarding Houses
CHAPTER 23-20.5 – Choke-Saving
CHAPTER 23-20.6 – Smoking in Public Places
CHAPTER 23-20.7 – Workplace Smoking Pollution Control Act
CHAPTER 23-20.7.1 – Off-Duty Rights to Privacy by Employees
CHAPTER 23-20.8 – Licensing of Massage Therapy Establishments
CHAPTER 23-20.9 – Smoking in Schools
CHAPTER 23-20.10 – Public Health and Workplace Safety Act
CHAPTER 23-20.11 – Reduced Cigarette Ignition Propensity and Firefighter Protection
CHAPTER 23-21 – Licensing of Recreational Facilities
CHAPTER 23-21.1 – Sanitation Standards for Bathing Beaches
CHAPTER 23-22 – Licensing of Swimming Pools
CHAPTER 23-22.5 – Drowning Prevention and Lifesaving
CHAPTER 23-23 – Air Pollution
CHAPTER 23-23.1 – Air Pollution Episode Control
CHAPTER 23-23.5 – Noxious Trades
CHAPTER 23-23.6 – Air Quality in Ice Arenas
CHAPTER 23-24 – Hazardous Substances
CHAPTER 23-24.1 – Poison Prevention Packaging
CHAPTER 23-24.2 – Flammable Fabrics
CHAPTER 23-24.3 – Substances or Compounds Used as Sewerage System Cleaners
CHAPTER 23-24.4 – Hazardous Substances Community Right to Know Act
CHAPTER 23-24.5 – Asbestos Abatement
CHAPTER 23-24.6 – Lead Poisoning Prevention Act
CHAPTER 23-24.7 – Occupational Health – Lead Protection
CHAPTER 23-24.8 – Mercury Fever Thermometers
CHAPTER 23-24.9 – Mercury Reduction and Education Act
CHAPTER 23-24.10 – Electronic Waste Prevention, Reuse and Recycling Act
CHAPTER 23-25 – Pesticide Control
CHAPTER 23-25.1 – Hazardous Pesticides, Insecticides, Fungicides, Herbicides, and Rodenticides
CHAPTER 23-25.2 – Pesticide Relief Fund
CHAPTER 23-25.3 – Marine Tributyltin Antifoulant Paints
CHAPTER 23-25.4 – Utilization of Unused Prescription Drugs Act
CHAPTER 23-26 – Bedding and Upholstered Furniture
CHAPTER 23-27 – Building Regulation Generally
CHAPTER 23-27.1 – Safety Glazing
CHAPTER 23-27.2 – State Building Code
CHAPTER 23-27.3 – State Building Code
CHAPTER 23-27.4 – Interstate Compact on Industrialized/ Modular Buildings
CHAPTER 23-28 – Fire Prevention and Investigation
CHAPTER 23-28.01 – Comprehensive Fire Safety Act
CHAPTER 23-28.1 – Fire Safety Code–General Provisions
CHAPTER 23-28.2 – Division of Fire Safety
CHAPTER 23-28.3 – Fire Safety Code Board of Appeal and Review
CHAPTER 23-28.4 – Safety and Health Programs for Fire Departments
CHAPTER 23-28.5 – Inspection of Buildings
CHAPTER 23-28.6 – Places of Assembly
CHAPTER 23-28.7 – Hotels and Motels
CHAPTER 23-28.8 – Fire Escapes – Outside Stairways
CHAPTER 23-28.9 – Heating and Cooking Facilities
CHAPTER 23-28.10 – Health Care Facilities
CHAPTER 23-28.11 – Fireworks and Pyrotechnics
CHAPTER 23-28.12 – Schools
CHAPTER 23-28.13 – Boarding Homes
CHAPTER 23-28.14 – Rooming Houses
CHAPTER 23-28.15 – Child Day Care Centers
CHAPTER 23-28.16 – Apartment Houses
CHAPTER 23-28.17 – Industrial, Mercantile, Business, and Storage Buildings
CHAPTER 23-28.18 – Theatres
CHAPTER 23-28.19 – Tents–Grandstands–Air-Supported Structures
CHAPTER 23-28.20 – Storage and Handling of Liquefied Petroleum Gas
CHAPTER 23-28.21 – Fuel Oil Installations
CHAPTER 23-28.22 – Flammable and Combustible Liquids
CHAPTER 23-28.23 – Exit Signs
CHAPTER 23-28.24 – Emergency Lighting
CHAPTER 23-28.25 – Fire Alarm Systems
CHAPTER 23-28.26 – Dip Tanks Containing Flammable or Combustible Liquid
CHAPTER 23-28.27 – Spray Application Using Flammable or Combustible Material
CHAPTER 23-28.28 – Explosives
CHAPTER 23-28.29 – Model Rocket Engines
CHAPTER 23-28.30 – Community Residences for the Mentally Retarded, Mentally Ill, Drug Abusers, and Alcoholics
CHAPTER 23-28.31 – Horse Stables
CHAPTER 23-28.32 – Sales or Leasing and Servicing of Portable Fire Extinguishers and Fixed Fire Extinguishing Systems
CHAPTER 23-28.33 – Storage and Handling of Liquefied Natural Gas
CHAPTER 23-28.34 – Fire and Carbon Monoxide Detection Systems
CHAPTER 23-28.35 – Fire Detectors and Carbon Monoxide Systems in Existing Residential Occupancies
CHAPTER 23-28.36 – Notification of Fire Fighters, Police Officers and Emergency Medical Technicians After Exposure to Infectious Diseases
CHAPTER 23-28.37 – Vaccination of Firefighters to Prevent Hepatitis B
CHAPTER 23-28.38 – Detention and Correctional Occupancies
CHAPTER 23-28.39 – Housing for the Elderly–Emergency Generators Required
CHAPTER 23-29 – Fire Regulations in Places of Public Assembly
CHAPTER 23-29.1 – Rehabilitation Building And Fire Code For Existing Buildings And Structures
CHAPTER 23-30 – Fire Escapes And Stairways
CHAPTER 23-31 – Automatic Sprinkler Systems
CHAPTER 23-32 – Inspection of Buildings
CHAPTER 23-33 – Elevators, Escalators, and Dumbwaiters
CHAPTER 23-34 – Amusement Ride Inspection and Insurance Act
CHAPTER 23-34.1 – Amusement Ride Safety Act
CHAPTER 23-35 – Motion Picture Projectors
CHAPTER 23-36 – Inspection and Handling of Inflammable Substances
CHAPTER 23-37 – Powers of Fire Companies
CHAPTER 23-38 – Degradable Connectors and Non-Detachable Metal Openers for Beverage Containers
CHAPTER 23-38.1 – Hazardous Substances
CHAPTER 23-38.2 – Poison Prevention Packaging
CHAPTER 23-38.3 – Flammable Fabrics
CHAPTER 23-39 – Respiratory Care Act
CHAPTER 23-40 – New England Health Services and Facilities Compact
CHAPTER 23-41 – Hazardous Pesticides, Insecticides, Fungicides, Herbicides and Rodenticides
CHAPTER 23-41.1 – Pesticide Control
CHAPTER 23-42 – Disposition of Bodies to be Buried with Public Funds
CHAPTER 23-43 – Office of Mental Retardation
CHAPTER 23-43.1 – Retardation Law
CHAPTER 23-43.2 – Parental Succession–Retarded Persons
CHAPTER 23-43.3 – Licensing of Facilities and Programs for the Alcoholic, Drug Abuser, Mentally Ill and the Mentally Retarded
CHAPTER 23-44 – New England Compact on Radiological Health Protection
CHAPTER 23-45 – Rodent Control and Eradication
CHAPTER 23-46 – Refuse Disposal
CHAPTER 23-46.1 – Solid Waste Management Corporation
CHAPTER 23-46.2 – Hazardous Waste Management
CHAPTER 23-47 – Anatomical Gifts
CHAPTER 23-48 – Sanitarians
CHAPTER 23-49 – Septage, Industrial Wastes and Waste Oil Pumping, Cleaning and Transportation
CHAPTER 23-50 – Blood Bank Services
CHAPTER 23-51 – Consent to Medical and Surgical Care
CHAPTER 23-52 – Emergency Medical Transportation Services
CHAPTER 23-53 – Special Packaging of Poisonous Substances
CHAPTER 23-54 – Choke-Saving Devices
CHAPTER 23-55 – Percolation Tests and Water Table Elevation Determinations
CHAPTER 23-56 – Smoking in Public Places
CHAPTER 23-57 – Commission on the Deaf and Hearing Impaired
CHAPTER 23-58 – Massage Parlors
CHAPTER 23-59 – Continuing Care Provider Registration and Disclosure
CHAPTER 23-60 – Battery Deposit and Control
CHAPTER 23-60.1 – Dry Cell Battery Control
CHAPTER 23-61 – Radon Control
CHAPTER 23-62 – Truth in Food Disclosure Law
CHAPTER 23-63 – Vehicle Tire Storage and Recycling
CHAPTER 23-64 – Minority Health Promotion Act
CHAPTER 23-65 – Board of Certification of Operators of Public Water Supply Facilities
CHAPTER 23-66 – Comprehensive Health Risk Assessments
CHAPTER 23-67 – The Rhode Island Research and Treatment Fund for Uninsured and Underinsured Women Stricken with Cancer
CHAPTER 23-68 – Tanning Facility Safety Standards Act
CHAPTER 23-69 – New England Compact on Involuntary Detention for Tuberculosis Control
CHAPTER 23-70 – Osteoporosis
CHAPTER 23-71 – Tobacco Product Manufacturers' Escrow Funds
CHAPTER 23-72 – Mercury In Fish Products
CHAPTER 23-73 – Latex Gloves Safety Act
CHAPTER 23-74 – Unlicensed Health Care Practices
CHAPTER 23-75 – Children's Product Safety Act
CHAPTER 23-76 – Vaccine Shortage Protection Act
CHAPTER 23-77 – Healthcare Information Technology and Infrastructure Development Fund
CHAPTER 23-78 – The Stroke Task Force
CHAPTER 23-78.1 – Stroke Prevention and Treatment Act of 2009
CHAPTER 23-79 – The Rhode Island Autism Spectrum Disorder Evaluation and Treatment Act
CHAPTER 23-80 – Safe Patient Handling Act of 2006
CHAPTER 23-81 – Rhode Island Coordinated Health Planning Act of 2006
CHAPTER 23-82 – Implementation of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative Act
CHAPTER 23-83 – The Umbilical Cord Blood Donation Notification Act