An official website of the United States government.


Who is covered by the new Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Rule?

Answer: The Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule applies to all firms and individuals who are paid to perform renovation, repair, and painting projects that disturb paint in pre-1978 housing and child-occupied facilities.  This includes home improvement contractors, maintenance workers, painters and other specialty trades.  

Question Number: 23002-24685

Find a printable PDF copy of all frequent questions pertaining to lead.