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50 State Survey: State Lead Testing Policies for Children Not Enrolled in Medicaid

posted on Wed, May 9 2018 12:10 pm by Mathew Swinburne

Currently, 20 jurisdictions have mandatory lead testing laws for children outside of the Medicaid program. There are three major categories of testing requirements: universal testing, targeted testing, and hybrid testing. Eight jurisdictions have universal testing requirements, seven states have targeted testing requirements, and five have hybrid policies. This survey summarizes lead testing requirements in each state across the country.

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