senate Bill S5794A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to banning certain chemicals from being manufactured, used, or stored within the state

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 23, 2018 print number 5794a
Feb 23, 2018 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 03, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
May 01, 2017 referred to environmental conservation

S5794 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §37-0115, En Con L

S5794 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to banning certain chemicals from being manufactured, used, or stored within the state including triclosan, 1,4-dioxane, isophorone, cyclohexanone, or any synonym of such products.

S5794 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5794 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5794

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- 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
  banning  certain  chemicals  from  being manufactured, used, or stored
  within the state

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

  Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
new section 37-0115 to read as follows:
§ 37-0115. PROHIBITION AGAINST TRICLOSAN,  1,4-DIOXANE,  ISOPHORONE,  OR
             CYCLOHEXANONE.
  1.  MANUFACTURING,  PROCESSING, OR DISTRIBUTION. NO PERSON SHALL MANU-
FACTURE, PROCESS OR DISTRIBUTE IN COMMERCE A PRODUCT, OR  A  PART  OF  A
PRODUCT,  CONTAINING  TRICLOSAN, 1,4-DIOXANE, ISOPHORONE, CYCLOHEXANONE,
OR ANY SYNONYM OF SUCH PRODUCTS. THIS RESTRICTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO THE
USE OF ISOPHORONE OR CYCLOHEXANONE, OR ANY  SYNONYM  OF  SUCH  PRODUCTS,
USED IN THE MANUFACTURE, PROCESS, OR DISTRIBUTION OF AN ITEM THAT CANNOT
REASONABLY  BE  EXPECTED TO COME INTO USE BY AN INDIVIDUAL UNDER THE AGE
OF EIGHTEEN.
  2. ADMINISTRATION. (A)  THE  COMMISSIONER  IS  HEREBY  AUTHORIZED  AND
DIRECTED  TO  PRESCRIBE SUCH RULES AND REGULATIONS, INCLUDING PROVISIONS
FOR MAINTENANCE OF RECORDS RELATING TO PRODUCTS  OR  RELATED  MATERIALS,
AND  FOR THE LABELING OF A PRODUCT OR RELATED MATERIAL, AS MAY BE NECES-
SARY AND PROPER FOR PURPOSES OF ADMINISTRATION AND ENFORCEMENT  OF  THIS
SECTION.
  (B)  THE  COMMISSIONER  IS  HEREBY EMPOWERED TO ORDER THE RECALL OF OR
CONFISCATION OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS OFFERED FOR SALE THAT DO NOT MEET  THE
STANDARDS SET FORTH IN OR PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  (C)  THE  COMMISSIONER  MAY  OBTAIN  FROM  ANY PERSON BY REGULATION OR
SUBPOENA ISSUED PURSUANT THERETO, SUCH INFORMATION IN THE FORM OF TESTI-
MONY, BOOKS, RECORDS, OR OTHER WRITINGS AS IS PERTINENT TO THE  FINDINGS

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

S5794A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §37-0115, En Con L

S5794A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to banning certain chemicals from being manufactured, used, or stored within the state including triclosan, 1,4-dioxane, isophorone, cyclohexanone, or any synonym of such products.

S5794A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5794A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5794--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
  -- recommitted to  the  Committee  on  Environmental  Conservation  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  banning certain chemicals from being  manufactured,  used,  or  stored
  within the state

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

  Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
new section 37-0115 to read as follows:
§ 37-0115. PROHIBITION  AGAINST  TRICLOSAN,  1,4-DIOXANE, ISOPHORONE, OR
             CYCLOHEXANONE.
  1. MANUFACTURING, PROCESSING, OR DISTRIBUTION. NO PERSON  SHALL  MANU-
FACTURE,  PROCESS  OR  DISTRIBUTE  IN COMMERCE A PRODUCT, OR A PART OF A
PRODUCT, CONTAINING TRICLOSAN, 1,4-DIOXANE,  ISOPHORONE,  CYCLOHEXANONE,
OR ANY SYNONYM OF SUCH PRODUCTS. THIS RESTRICTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO THE
USE  OF  ISOPHORONE  OR  CYCLOHEXANONE, OR ANY SYNONYM OF SUCH PRODUCTS,
USED IN THE MANUFACTURE, PROCESS, OR DISTRIBUTION OF AN ITEM THAT CANNOT
REASONABLY BE EXPECTED TO COME INTO USE BY AN INDIVIDUAL UNDER  THE  AGE
OF EIGHTEEN.
  2.  ADMINISTRATION.  (A)  THE  COMMISSIONER  IS  HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND
DIRECTED TO PRESCRIBE SUCH RULES AND REGULATIONS,  INCLUDING  PROVISIONS
FOR  MAINTENANCE  OF  RECORDS RELATING TO PRODUCTS OR RELATED MATERIALS,
AND FOR THE LABELING OF A PRODUCT OR RELATED MATERIAL, AS MAY BE  NECES-
SARY  AND  PROPER FOR PURPOSES OF ADMINISTRATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF THIS
SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11279-02-8

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