Lead-Based Paint Free Housing [HUD] Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 24 CFR 35.86 [Title 24 Housing and Urban Development; Subtitle A Office of the Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development; Part 35 Lead-Based Paint Poisoning Prevention in Certain Residential Structures; Subpart A Disclosure of Known Lead-Based Paint Hazards upon Sale or Lease of Residential Property], the term Lead-Based Paint Free Housing means “target housing that has been found to be free of paint or other surface coatings that contain lead equal to or in excess of 1.0 milligram per square centimeter or 0.5 percent by weight.”