Texas Health & Safety Code - Section 144.030. Collection Container Requirements
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Section: 144.023 144.024 144.025 144.026 144.027 144.028 144.029 144.030 144.031 144.041 144.042 144.043 144.051 144.052 144.053
§ 144.030. COLLECTION CONTAINER REQUIREMENTS. (a) A
container in which dead animals or renderable raw materials are
accumulated by a producer at collecting points for pickup by a dead
animal hauler or renderable raw material hauler must remain on the
premises at each collecting point.
(b) The owner of the containers shall maintain the
containers in a leak-proof and sanitary condition and shall replace
them as necessary.
(c) The transportation, delivery, transfer, loading, and
off-loading of dead animals and renderable raw materials shall be
performed in a manner that prevents the release of animal parts and
spills or leaks of renderable raw materials from containers. A
release of dead animal parts or spill or leak of renderable raw
materials shall immediately be cleaned up and reported in the log
required by Section 144.022.
Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 678, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. Amended
by Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 485, § 9, eff. Sept. 1, 1999.
Last modified: August 11, 2007