assembly Bill A3591

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting the sale of child care products containing bisphenol

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Jan 29, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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A3591 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3056
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 37 Title 5 Head, §§37-0501, 37-0505, 37-0507 & 37-0509, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A9997, S7944

A3591 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to prohibiting the sale of child care products containing bisphenol; establishes that beginning on December 31, 2021 no person, firm, partnership, association, limited liability company or corporation shall sell or offer for sale any child care product intended for use by a child three years of age or younger containing bisphenol AF (BPAF), bisphenol Z (BPZ), bisphenol S (BPS), bisphenol F (BPF), bisphenol AP (BPAP) and bisphenol B (BPB).

A3591 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3591

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ENGLEBRIGHT,  CAHILL, ROZIC, MOSLEY, LIFTON,
  PICHARDO, GOTTFRIED, ZEBROWSKI, GALEF,  GLICK,  LAVINE,  SANTABARBARA,
  THIELE,    STECK,    JAFFEE,   D'URSO,   SIMON,   RIVERA,   SEAWRIGHT,
  PEOPLES-STOKES,  WILLIAMS,  COLTON,  FAHY,  L. ROSENTHAL,  DE LA ROSA,
  WEPRIN,  ABINANTI,  HYNDMAN,  CARROLL, JONES, PAULIN, EPSTEIN, ARROYO,
  TAYLOR, LUPARDO, DINOWITZ -- read once and referred to  the  Committee
  on Environmental Conservation

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  prohibiting the sale of child care products containing bisphenol

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

  Section  1. The title heading of title 5 of article 37 of the environ-
mental conservation law, as added by chapter 280 of the laws of 2010, is
amended to read as follows:
                              BISPHENOL [A]
  § 2. Section 37-0501 of the environmental conservation law,  as  added
by chapter 280 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
§ 37-0501. Short title.
  This  title shall be known and may be cited as the "bisphenol [A-free]
FREE children and babies act".
  § 3. Section 37-0505 of the environmental conservation law,  as  added
by chapter 280 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
§ 37-0505. Child care products.
  1.  (A)  Beginning  December first, two thousand ten, no person, firm,
partnership, association, limited liability company or corporation shall
sell or offer for sale any child care product  intended  for  use  by  a
child three years of age or younger containing bisphenol A.
  (B)  BEGINNING  DECEMBER  THIRTY-FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  TWENTY-ONE, NO
PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION,  LIMITED  LIABILITY  COMPANY  OR
CORPORATION SHALL SELL OR OFFER FOR SALE ANY CHILD CARE PRODUCT INTENDED
FOR USE BY A CHILD THREE YEARS OF AGE OR YOUNGER CONTAINING BISPHENOL AF

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

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