assembly Bill A3585A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in pet products

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 24, 2016 reported referred to codes
May 20, 2016 print number 3585a
May 20, 2016 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 06, 2016 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 27, 2015 referred to environmental conservation

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A3585 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4676
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 37 Title 9 Head, amd §§37-0901 - 37-0913, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A7739, S7660
2019-2020: A7876

A3585 - Summary

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in pet products; establishes the interstate chemical clearinghouse.

A3585 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3585

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. TITONE, GOTTFRIED, BORELLI, McDONOUGH, RA, GALEF
  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CERETTO, LUPARDO, McLAUGHLIN -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to regu-
  lation of toxic chemicals in pet 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 PET PRODUCTS
SECTION 37-0901. DEFINITIONS.
        37-0903. PRIORITY CHEMICALS AND CHEMICALS OF HIGH CONCERN.
        37-0905. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION ON PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
        37-0907. SALES PROHIBITION.
        37-0909. APPLICABILITY.
        37-0911. ENFORCEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION.
        37-0913. INTERSTATE CHEMICAL CLEARINGHOUSE.
        37-0915. REGULATIONS.
S 37-0901. DEFINITIONS.
  AS  USED  IN  THIS  TITLE, UNLESS THE CONTEXT OTHERWISE INDICATES, THE
FOLLOWING TERMS HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS.
  1. "CHEMICAL" MEANS A SUBSTANCE WITH A DISTINCT MOLECULAR  COMPOSITION
OR A GROUP OF STRUCTURALLY RELATED SUBSTANCES AND INCLUDES THE BREAKDOWN
PRODUCTS OF THE SUBSTANCE OR SUBSTANCES THAT FORM THROUGH DECOMPOSITION,
DEGRADATION OR METABOLISM.
  2.  "CHEMICALS  OF  HIGH CONCERN" MEANS: (A) CHEMICALS INCLUDED IN THE
LIST OF "CHEMICALS OF HIGH  CONCERN"  PUBLISHED  IN  TWO  THOUSAND  NINE
PURSUANT  TO CHAPTER SIXTEEN-D OF TITLE 38 OF THE MAINE REVISED STATUTES
ANNOTATED; OR (B) A CHEMICAL  ADOPTED  BY  THE  DEPARTMENT  PURSUANT  TO
SECTION 37-0903 OF THIS TITLE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04252-01-5

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A3585A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4676
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 37 Title 9 Head, amd §§37-0901 - 37-0913, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A7739, S7660
2019-2020: A7876

A3585A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in pet products; establishes the interstate chemical clearinghouse.

A3585A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3585--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. TITONE, GOTTFRIED, McDONOUGH, RA, GALEF, ZEBROW-
  SKI, O'DONNELL, DINOWITZ, MOSLEY, CUSICK, COLTON, STECK, COOK, CORWIN,
  ARROYO, KEARNS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.  of  A.  BRENNAN,  CERETTO,
  GLICK,  LAWRENCE,  LUPARDO,  MAGEE,  MALLIOTAKIS,  MARKEY, McLAUGHLIN,
  PERRY, SOLAGES, STIRPE, THIELE  --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on Environmental Conservation -- recommitted to the Commit-
  tee on Environmental Conservation in accordance with Assembly Rule  3,
  sec.  2  --  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 pet products

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

  Section  1. The title heading of title 9 of article 37 of the environ-
mental conservation law, as added by section 1 of a chapter of the  laws
of  2016,  amending the environmental conservation law relating to regu-
lation of toxic chemicals in children's products, as proposed in  legis-
lative bills numbers A.5612-A and S.7507, is amended to read as follows:
         TOXIC CHEMICALS IN CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS AND PET PRODUCTS
  S  2.  Subdivisions  7  and  9 of section 37-0901 of the environmental
conservation law, as added by section 1 of a  chapter  of  the  laws  of
2016, amending the environmental conservation law relating to regulation
of  toxic  chemicals  in children's products, as proposed in legislative
bills numbers A.5612-A and S.7507, are amended and four new subdivisions
14, 15, 16 and 17 are added to read as follows:
  7. "Distributor" means a person who sells children's products  OR  PET
PRODUCTS to retail establishments on a wholesale basis.
  9.  "Manufacturer" means any person who currently manufactures a chil-
dren's product OR PET PRODUCT or whose brand  name  is  affixed  to  the
children's  product OR PET PRODUCT.  In the case of a children's product
OR PET PRODUCT that was imported into the United States,  "manufacturer"

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04252-02-6