|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 01, 2019||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S3056
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
S3056 - Details
S3056 - 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).
S3056 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3056 SPONSOR: GAUGHRAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the sale of child care products containing bisphenol PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to prevent children from being exposed to certain harmful chemicals. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill amends the "Bisphenol A-free Children and Babies Act" within the Environmental Conservation Law to prohibit the sale of children's products for children three and under containing BPA substitutes BPS, BPF, BPAP, BPAF, PBP and BPZ.
S3056 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3056 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 1, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- 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 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 (BPAF), BISPHENOL Z (BPZ), BISPHENOL S (BPS), BISPHENOL F (BPF), BISPHE- NOL AP (BPAP) AND BISPHENOL B (BPB). 2. The provisions of this section shall not apply to the sale or distribution of child care products resold or offered for resale, or distributed by consumers for consumer use. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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