|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 21, 2019||advanced to third reading cal.44|
|Feb 11, 2019||reported|
|Feb 05, 2019||reported referred to codes|
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to consumer affairs and protection|
assembly Bill A217
Current Bill Status - On Floor Calendar
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Michaelle C. Solages
Jo Anne Simon
A217 (ACTIVE) - Details
A217 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 217 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, DINOWITZ, LUPARDO, SOLAGES, SIMON, BUCHWALD, ARROYO, McDONOUGH, SEAWRIGHT, WEPRIN, OTIS, GALEF, COLTON, JEAN-PIERRE, D'URSO -- read once and referred to the Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to the prohibition of the sale of crib bumper pads and the restriction of the use of such pads in certain settings THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 399-ii to read as follows: § 399-II. PROHIBIT THE SALE OF CRIB BUMPER PADS AND RESTRICT USE OF SUCH PADS IN CERTAIN SETTINGS. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION: (A) "CRIB" SHALL MEAN A BED OR CONTAINMENT DESIGNATED TO ACCOMMODATE AN INFANT. (B) "CRIB BUMPER PADS" SHALL MEAN A PAD OR PADS OF A NON-MESH MATERIAL RESTING DIRECTLY ABOVE THE MATTRESS IN A CRIB, RUNNING THE SURFACE AREA OF THE CRIB OR ALONG THE LENGTH OF ANY OF THE INTERIOR SIDES OF THE CRIB. "CRIB BUMPER PAD" DOES NOT INCLUDE MESH LINERS. (C) "DISTRIBUTOR" SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON WHO DELIVERS TO A PERSON OTHER THAN THE PURCHASER, FOR THE PURPOSE OF RETAIL SALE. (D) "MANUFACTURER" SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON WHO MAKES AND PLACES INTO THE STREAM OF COMMERCE A BUMPER PAD AS DEFINED BY THIS SECTION. (E) "RETAILER" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS SET FORTH IN SUBDIVISION ELEVEN OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED NINETY-A OF THIS CHAPTER. (F) "SECONDHAND DEALER" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS SET FORTH IN SUBDIVISION SIX OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED NINETY-A OF THIS CHAPTER. (G) "CHILD CARE FACILITY" SHALL MEAN ANY PLACE SUBJECT TO SECTION THREE HUNDRED NINETY OF THE SOCIAL SERVICES LAW OR ARTICLE FORTY-SEVEN EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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