senate Bill S3533A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits the sale or offering for sale of toys, and liquids, foods and beverages in containers, for children 3 or younger, containing bisphenol A

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 26, 2014 print number 3533a
amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation
Feb 05, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

Co-Sponsors

S3533 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§37-0503 & 37-0505, ren §§37-0507, 37-0509 & 37-0511 to be §§37-0511, 37-0513 & 37-0515, add §§37-0507 & 37-0509, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5387A

S3533 - Summary

Prohibits the sale or offering for sale of toys, and liquids, foods and beverages in containers, for children 3 or younger, containing bisphenol A; requires manufacturers of products containing bisphenol A to use the least toxic alternative chemical compound to replace bisphenol A.

S3533 - Sponsor Memo

S3533 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3533

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. O'BRIEN -- 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 toys, and food and beverage containers containing  bisphenol
  A

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

  Section 1. Section 37-0503 of the environmental conservation  law,  as
added by chapter 280 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
S 37-0503. Definitions.
  As used in this title[, "child]:
  1.  "CHILD  care  product"  means  all pacifiers and unfilled beverage
containers to be used by children under three years old for the consump-
tion of liquids including pacifiers, baby bottles,  baby  bottle  liners
and cups, cup lids, straws and sippy cups.
  2.  "TOY"  MEANS ALL PRODUCTS DESIGNED OR INTENDED BY THE MANUFACTURER
TO BE USED FOR PLAY BY CHILDREN THREE YEARS OF AGE AND YOUNGER.
  S 2. Section 37-0505 of the environmental conservation law,  as  added
by chapter 280 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
S 37-0505. Child care products AND TOYS.
  1.  Beginning December first, two thousand ten, no person, firm, part-
nership, association, limited liability  company  or  corporation  shall
sell  or  offer  for  sale  any child care product intended for use by a
child three years of age or younger containing bisphenol A.
  2. BEGINNING DECEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN, NO  PERSON,  FIRM,
PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR CORPORATION SHALL
SELL OR OFFER FOR SALE ANY TOY CONTAINING BISPHENOL A.
  3.  The  provisions  of  this  section  shall not apply to the sale or
distribution of child care products resold or  offered  for  resale,  or
distributed by consumers for consumer use.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07009-01-3

Co-Sponsors

S3533A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§37-0503 & 37-0505, ren §§37-0507, 37-0509 & 37-0511 to be §§37-0511, 37-0513 & 37-0515, add §§37-0507 & 37-0509, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5387A

S3533A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the sale or offering for sale of toys, and liquids, foods and beverages in containers, for children 3 or younger, containing bisphenol A; requires manufacturers of products containing bisphenol A to use the least toxic alternative chemical compound to replace bisphenol A.

S3533A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3533A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3533--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  O'BRIEN, AVELLA, DILAN, SAMPSON -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Environmental Conservation -- recommitted to the Committee on Environ-
  mental  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 toys, and food and beverage containers containing bisphenol
  A

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

  Section  1.  Section 37-0503 of the environmental conservation law, as
added by chapter 280 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
S 37-0503. Definitions.
  As used in this title[, "child]:
  1. "CHILD care product" means  all  pacifiers  and  unfilled  beverage
containers to be used by children under three years old for the consump-
tion  of  liquids  including pacifiers, baby bottles, baby bottle liners
and cups, cup lids, straws and sippy cups.
  2. "TOY" MEANS ALL PRODUCTS DESIGNED OR INTENDED BY  THE  MANUFACTURER
TO BE USED FOR PLAY BY CHILDREN THREE YEARS OF AGE AND YOUNGER.
  S  2.  Section 37-0505 of the environmental conservation law, as added
by chapter 280 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
S 37-0505. Child care products AND TOYS.
  1. Beginning December first, two thousand ten, no person, firm,  part-
nership,  association,  limited  liability  company or corporation shall
sell or offer for sale any child care product  intended  for  use  by  a
child three years of age or younger containing bisphenol A.
  2.  BEGINNING  DECEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN, NO PERSON, FIRM,
PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR CORPORATION SHALL
SELL OR OFFER FOR SALE ANY TOY CONTAINING BISPHENOL A.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07009-03-4

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