senate Bill S1607

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the regulation of cadmium-added novelty consumer products

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Jan 03, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 10, 2017 referred to environmental conservation

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S1607 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 27 Title 2 §27-0201, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2729
2013-2014: S6729
2015-2016: S1126

S1607 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that no person shall sell, offer for sale or distribute free of charge any cadmium-added novelty consumer products.

S1607 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1607 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1607

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. AVELLA, CARLUCCI, HOYLMAN, SAVINO -- 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
  cadmium-added novelty consumer products

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

  Section 1. Article 27 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 2 to read as follows:
                                  TITLE 2
                 CADMIUM-ADDED NOVELTY CONSUMER PRODUCTS
SECTION 27-0201. CADMIUM-ADDED NOVELTY CONSUMER PRODUCTS.
§ 27-0201. CADMIUM-ADDED NOVELTY CONSUMER PRODUCTS.
  1.  "CADMIUM-ADDED  NOVELTY CONSUMER PRODUCT" MEANS A PRODUCT INTENDED
MAINLY FOR PERSONAL USE OR ADORNMENT THAT CONTAINS CADMIUM IN AN  AMOUNT
EQUAL TO OR IN EXCESS OF .0075 PER CENT BY WEIGHT.  CADMIUM-ADDED NOVEL-
TY  CONSUMER  PRODUCTS  INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO JEWELRY, TOYS AND
ORNAMENTS.
  2. ON AND AFTER JUNE 1, 2019, NO PERSON SHALL SELL, OFFER FOR SALE  OR
DISTRIBUTE FREE OF CHARGE IN THE STATE ANY CADMIUM-ADDED NOVELTY CONSUM-
ER  PRODUCT.  A  MANUFACTURER  THAT PRODUCES OR THAT SELLS CADMIUM-ADDED
NOVELTY CONSUMER PRODUCTS SHALL NOTIFY RETAILERS THAT SELL SUCH PRODUCTS
ABOUT THE PRODUCT BAN AND INFORM SUCH RETAILERS HOW TO PROPERLY  DISPOSE
OF THE REMAINING INVENTORY.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00859-01-7

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