|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 15, 2019||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S1547
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1547 - Details
S1547 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1547 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the sale of cleaning products containing triclosan, triclo- carban or derivatives of such antibacterial compounds PURPOSE: The bill would prohibit the sale of cleaning products containing triclo- san, triclocarban or derivatives of such antibacterial compounds. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Amends the environmental conservation law by adding a new section 37-0115, which would prohibit any person, firm, partnership, associ- ation, limited liability company or corporation from selling or offering for sale any cleaning products containing triclosan, triclocarban, or derivatives of such antibacterial compounds, within New York State. This
S1547 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1547 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KENNEDY, BROOKS -- 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 prohibiting the sale of cleaning products containing triclosan, triclocarban or derivatives of such antibacterial compounds 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 OF TRICLOSAN, TRICLOCARBAN OR DERIVATIVES OF SUCH ANTIBACTERIAL COMPOUNDS. 1. NO PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP, ASSOCIATION, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPA- NY OR CORPORATION SHALL SELL OR OFFER FOR SALE ANY CLEANING PRODUCTS CONTAINING TRICLOSAN, TRICLOCARBAN, OR DERIVATIVES OF SUCH ANTIBACTERIAL COMPOUNDS, WITHIN NEW YORK STATE, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THIS SECTION SHALL NOT PROHIBIT THE SALE OF PRODUCTS CONTAINING SUCH ANTIBACTERIAL COMPOUNDS THAT ARE USED SOLELY IN MEDICAL FACILITIES. 2. THE DEPARTMENT IS AUTHORIZED TO PROMULGATE SUCH RULES AND REGU- LATIONS AS IT SHALL DEEM NECESSARY TO IMPLEMENT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION. § 2. Section 37-0101 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new subdivision 7 to read as follows: 7. "CLEANING PRODUCTS" MEANS, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO, DISHWASHING LIQUIDS, LAUNDRY DETERGENTS, FABRIC SOFTENERS, DISINFECTANTS, SPONGES, MOP HEADS, BROOMS, GARBAGE BAGS, CLEANING AGENTS, ANTIBACTERIAL SOAPS, HAND SOAPS, BAR SOAPS, LIQUID SOAPS, HAND SANITIZERS, SKIN PURIFYING WIPES, BODY WASHES, FACIAL AND BODY CLEANSERS, SHAMPOOS, AND CONDITION- ERS. § 3. Section 71-3703 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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