senate Bill S7660

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in pet products

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


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Feb 05, 2018 referred to environmental conservation

S7660 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7739
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 37 Title 9 §§37-0901 - 37-0915, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4676, A3585
2019-2020: A7876

S7660 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S7660 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7660 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7660

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- 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 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)
  (A-3) (1,1,3,3 - TETRAMETHYLBUTYL) PHENOL; OCTYLPHENOL (CAS
27193-28-8)
  (A-4) 1,3-BUTADIENE (CAS 106-99-0)
  (B) 1,4-DIOXANE (CAS 123-91-1)
  (C)  2,2',3,3',4,4',5,5',6,6'-DECABROMODIPHENYL  ETHER;  BDE-209  (CAS
1163-19-5)

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