Sec. 13827. (1) The interdepartmental medical waste advisory council is created in the department. The council shall consist of the following members appointed as follows:
(a) One individual appointed by the director of public health representing the department.
(b) One individual appointed by the director of the department of natural resources
representing the department of natural resources.
(c) One individual appointed by the director of the department of state police representing
the department of state police.
(d) One individual appointed by the director of commerce representing the department
of commerce, who has knowledge of tourism in the state.
(e) One individual appointed by the attorney general representing the department of
the attorney general.
(2) The representative of the department shall serve as chairperson.
(3) The advisory council shall do all of the following:
(a) Collect data pertaining to medical waste reports and investigations under this
(b) Annually report to the governor, the standing committees in the senate and house
of representatives with jurisdiction over public health matters, the department of
public health, and the department of natural resources on all of the following:
(i) The number of medical waste reports received and investigations conducted under
(ii) The implementation and effectiveness of this part.
(iii) Changes in the overall regulatory scheme pertaining to medical waste, including,
but not limited to, the enactment of pertinent federal law.
(iv) Recommendations, if any, that the advisory council has for changes to this part
or any other state statute or rule that pertains to medical waste.
(v) Coordinate reports and investigations under this part between the department of
public health and the department of natural resources.
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Response sent, thank you
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.