assembly Bill A7739

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in pet products

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May 31, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.998
May 30, 2018 reported
Jan 03, 2018 referred to ways and means
Jun 13, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
May 23, 2017 reported referred to codes
May 11, 2017 referred to environmental conservation

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A7739 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7660
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 37 Title 9 §§37-0901 - 37-0915, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A3585, S4676

A7739 - Summary

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

A7739 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7739

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 11, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. TITONE -- 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.
§ 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) 1,1,2,2-TETRACHLOROETHANE (CAS 79-34-5)
  (A-1) 1,2-DIBROMOETHANE (CAS 106-93-4)
  (A-2) 1,1,3,3-TETRAMETHYL-4-BUTYLPHENOL; 4-TERT-OCTYLPHENOL (CAS  140-
66-9)

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11307-01-7

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