Care and Handling Law and Legal Definition

According to 40 USCS § 102 [Title 40; Public buildings; Property And Works Subtitle i. Federal Property and Administrative Services; Chapter 1. General Subchapter i. Purpose and Definitions] care and handling includes:

"completing, repairing, converting, rehabilitating, operating, preserving, protecting, insuring, packing, storing, handling, conserving, and transporting excess and surplus property; and

rendering innocuous, or destroying, property that is dangerous to public health or safety."