§ 23-19.12-1 Legislative findings
§ 23-19.12-2 Declaration of purpose
§ 23-19.12-3 Definitions
§ 23-19.12-4 Powers and duties of the director
§ 23-19.12-5 Medical waste tracking form
§ 23-19.12-6 Records
§ 23-19.12-7 Inspections
§ 23-19.12-8 Permits
§ 23-19.12-9 Application for permit
§ 23-19.12-10 License
§ 23-19.12-11 Application for license
§ 23-19.12-12 Registration for generators
§ 23-19.12-13 Denial or revoking of licenses
§ 23-19.12-14 Funding of the medical waste management program
§ 23-19.12-15 Civil or administrative penalties
§ 23-19.12-16 Financial liability relating to the generation, transportation, treatment, storage and disposal of regulated medical waste
§ 23-19.12-17 Supersedes existing infectious waste regulations
§ 23-19.12-18 Delegation of authority to conduct inspections
§ 23-19.12-19 Severability

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 23-19.12 - Generation -- Transportation -- Storage -- Treatment -- Management and Disposal of Regulated Medical Waste

  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6
  • United States: include the several states and the territories of the United States. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-8