Title 50, Chapter 9, Section 82
The agency shall establish and administer a program for the
abatement and removal of asbestos and other hazardous materials from
premises of the state, state authorities, counties, municipal
corporations, local and independent school systems, and other units
and authorities of state and local government. The agency may
perform its functions through its own staff and resources or through
the procurement of services and resources from the private sector.