Mold Law New Hampshire
New Hampshire Revised Statutes § 200:11-a
Requires school principals to conduct an annual IAQ investigation of all school buildings, using a checklist provided by the state Department of Education. Requires completed checklists to be filed with the Department, the school board, and the local health officer and to remain on file for five years. Requires the state to review and consider the checklists when approving schools during the five-year school approval process. School IAQ Checklist adopted by the Department requires schools to indicate whether they follow a wide range of best practices for IAQ Management, including mold/moisture prevention and remediation. [See checklist at: http://www.education.nh.gov/program/school_approval/documents/a24iaq.doc.] Statute also requires the Department to encourage public schools to implement EPA’s IAQ Tools for Schools program and to ensure that every school has a copy of the program materials.