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ENN-2.08 - Low Income Health Related Financial Assistance

Administrative Rules Adopted by Bureaus Pursuant to Rule Making Authority (ARB)
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Interim Administrative Rule Adopted by Bureau of Planning and Sustainability Pursuant to Rule-Making Authority


3.1  Residential Definitions

34.  "Health condition related waste" includes adult incontinence supplies. This definition does not include diapers used by children under the age of four, feminine hygiene products, and all waste that falls under the definition of "Infectious Waste."

3.2  Residential Collection Requirements

H.  Rates and Billing

18.  Low Income Health Related Financial Assistance. Customers generating Health condition related waste from their residence, meeting specified income criteria, may apply for financial assistance from the City during a trial period for this program. Eligible Customers will be allowed a garbage service level upgrade for health condition related waste, which the franchised hauler will provide at no additional charge to the Customer. BPS will reimburse the Franchisee for a qualifying Eligible Customer’s service upgrade to the next bigger cart or can size or the provision of a 35 gallon Solid Waste Roll Cart.


Interim administrative rule adopted by Director of Bureau of Planning and Sustainability and filed for inclusion in PPD November 3, 2011.

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