Lead Paint Regulation

Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Rule: Lead Paint

The Legal Affairs/Risk Reduction Committee hosted a Panel Discussion during the KAR Annual Convention and Expo which addressed the Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Rule.

The panelists were: James E. Beck, EPA accredited to provide renovation, repair, and painting training, Beck Safety Consulting, Richmond Kentucky; Guy Montgomery REALTOR®, CPM, Louisville, Kentucky, Property Owner, Manager; Russell Riggs, National Association of REALTORS® Government Affairs.

Here are some resources that were used during the discussion:

EPA website

National Lead Information Center (NLIC): The National Lead Information Center (NLIC) provides the general public and professionals with information about lead hazards and their prevention.

View videos from NAR concerning the lead paint renovation rule compliance guide overview as well as FAQs for REALTORS and property managers.

NAR’s Key Points - Impact on Real Estate Professionals (pdf)

EPA's brochure on renovation, repair and painting for families, child care providers and schools (pdf)

View updated Lead Paint presentation from Harry Borders - Lake Barkley

Click here to view the past webinar on Mortgage Fraud featuring Andrew Szalay, Associate Director of Public Policy, Mortgage Bankers Association.