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55 Pa. Code § 6400.62. Poisons.

§ 6400.62. Poisons.

 (a)  Poisonous materials shall be kept locked or made inaccessible to individuals.

 (b)  Poisonous materials may be kept unlocked if all individuals living in the home are able to safely use or avoid poisonous materials. Documentation of each individual’s ability to safely use or avoid poisonous materials shall be in each individual’s assessment.

 (c)  Poisonous materials shall be stored in their original, labeled containers.

 (d)  Poisonous materials shall be kept separate from food, food preparation surfaces and dining surfaces.


   The provisions of this §  6400.62 amended through January 22, 1982, effective March 1, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 384; amended August 9, 1991, effective November 8, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 3595. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (133679) to (133680).

Cross References

   This section cited in 55 Pa. Code §  6400.273 (relating to exceptions).

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