senate Bill S1526B

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in children's products

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2012 print number 1526b
amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 04, 2012 referred to environmental conservation
Dec 30, 2011 print number 1526a
amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 10, 2011 referred to environmental conservation

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S1526 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3141A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 37 Title 9 §§37-0901 - 37-0917, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A3141A
2009-2010: A10089B, S7070D

S1526 - Summary

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in children's products; establishes the interstate chemical clearinghouse.

S1526 - Sponsor Memo

S1526 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1526

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. PERKINS, ADAMS, DIAZ, DUANE, HASSELL-THOMPSON, HUNT-
  LEY,   KRUEGER,  MONTGOMERY,  OPPENHEIMER,  PARKER,  SAVINO,  SERRANO,
  STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to
  be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to regu-
  lation of toxic chemicals in children's products

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Article 37 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 7 to read as follows:
                                TITLE VII
                 TOXIC CHEMICALS IN CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS
SECTION 37-0701. DEFINITIONS.
        37-0703. CHEMICALS OF HIGH CONCERN.
        37-0705. PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
        37-0707. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION ON PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
        37-0709. SALES PROHIBITION.
        37-0711. APPLICABILITY.
        37-0713. ENFORCEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION.
        37-0715. INTERSTATE CHEMICAL CLEARINGHOUSE.
        37-0717. REGULATIONS.
S 37-0701. DEFINITIONS.
  AS  USED  IN  THIS  TITLE, UNLESS THE CONTEXT OTHERWISE INDICATES, THE
FOLLOWING TERMS HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS.
  1. "CHILDREN'S APPAREL" MEANS ANY ITEM OF CLOTHING  THAT  CONSISTS  OF
FABRIC  OR  RELATED  MATERIAL INTENDED OR PROMOTED FOR USE IN CHILDREN'S
CLOTHING. CHILDREN'S APPAREL DOES NOT MEAN PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT DESIGNED
TO PREVENT INJURY, INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO,  BICYCLE  HELMETS,
ATHLETIC SUPPORTERS, KNEE PADS OR ELBOW PADS.
  2.  "CHEMICAL" MEANS A SUBSTANCE WITH A DISTINCT MOLECULAR COMPOSITION
OR A GROUP OF STRUCTURALLY RELATED SUBSTANCES AND INCLUDES THE BREAKDOWN

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03600-01-1

Co-Sponsors

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S1526A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3141A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 37 Title 9 §§37-0901 - 37-0917, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A3141A
2009-2010: A10089B, S7070D

S1526A - Summary

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in children's products; establishes the interstate chemical clearinghouse.

S1526A - Sponsor Memo

S1526A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 1526--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. PERKINS, ADAMS, AVELLA, DIAZ, DUANE, HASSELL-THOMP-
  SON, HUNTLEY, KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY, OPPENHEIMER, PARKER, SAVINO, SERRA-
  NO, STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print-
  ed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental  Conservation  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to regu-
  lation of toxic chemicals in children's products

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Article 37 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 9 to read as follows:
                                TITLE IX
                 TOXIC CHEMICALS IN CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS
SECTION 37-0901. DEFINITIONS.
        37-0903. CHEMICALS OF HIGH CONCERN.
        37-0905. PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
        37-0907. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION ON PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
        37-0909. SALES PROHIBITION.
        37-0911. APPLICABILITY.
        37-0913. ENFORCEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION.
        37-0915. INTERSTATE CHEMICAL CLEARINGHOUSE.
        37-0917. REGULATIONS.
S 37-0901. DEFINITIONS.
  AS  USED  IN  THIS  TITLE, UNLESS THE CONTEXT OTHERWISE INDICATES, THE
FOLLOWING TERMS HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS.
  1. "CHILDREN'S APPAREL" MEANS ANY ITEM OF CLOTHING  THAT  CONSISTS  OF
FABRIC  OR  RELATED  MATERIAL INTENDED OR PROMOTED FOR USE IN CHILDREN'S
CLOTHING. CHILDREN'S APPAREL DOES NOT MEAN PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT DESIGNED
TO PREVENT INJURY, INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO,  BICYCLE  HELMETS,
ATHLETIC SUPPORTERS, KNEE PADS OR ELBOW PADS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03600-02-1

Co-Sponsors

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S1526B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3141A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 37 Title 9 §§37-0901 - 37-0917, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A3141A
2009-2010: A10089B, S7070D

S1526B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in children's products; establishes the interstate chemical clearinghouse.

S1526B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1526B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 1526--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. PERKINS, ADAMS, AVELLA, DIAZ, DUANE, HASSELL-THOMP-
  SON, HUNTLEY, KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY, OPPENHEIMER, PARKER, SAVINO, SERRA-
  NO, STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print-
  ed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental  Conservation  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- recommitted to the Committee on Envi-
  ronmental Conservation in accordance with Senate Rule  6,  sec.  8  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to regu-
  lation of toxic chemicals in children's products

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Article 37 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 9 to read as follows:
                                TITLE IX
                 TOXIC CHEMICALS IN CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS
SECTION 37-0901. DEFINITIONS.
        37-0903. CHEMICALS OF HIGH CONCERN.
        37-0905. PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
        37-0907. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION ON PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
        37-0909. SALES PROHIBITION.
        37-0911. APPLICABILITY.
        37-0913. ENFORCEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION.
        37-0915. INTERSTATE CHEMICAL CLEARINGHOUSE.
        37-0917. REGULATIONS.
S 37-0901. DEFINITIONS.
  AS  USED  IN  THIS  TITLE, UNLESS THE CONTEXT OTHERWISE INDICATES, THE
FOLLOWING TERMS HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS.
  1. "CHILDREN'S APPAREL" MEANS ANY ITEM OF CLOTHING  THAT  CONSISTS  OF
FABRIC  OR  RELATED  MATERIAL INTENDED OR PROMOTED FOR USE IN CHILDREN'S

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03600-08-2

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