assembly Bill A6295A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting household cleansing products, cosmetic products and personal care products that contain 1,4-dioxane

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Current Bill Status Via S4389 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 09, 2019 approval memo.34
signed chap.613
delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.528
substituted for a6295a
Jun 20, 2019 substituted by s4389b
Jun 14, 2019 amended on third reading 6295a
May 30, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.528
reported
Apr 09, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 12, 2019 reported referred to codes
Mar 04, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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A6295 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4389
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§35-0105 & 71-3703, add §37-0115, En Con L

A6295 - Summary

Prohibits household cleansing products, cosmetic products and personal care products that contain 1,4-dioxane.

A6295 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6295

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ENGLEBRIGHT -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting   household   cleansing  products  and  personal  cosmetic
  products that contain 1,4-dioxane

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

  Section  1.  Section  35-0105 of the environmental conservation law is
amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4. NO HOUSEHOLD CLEANSING PRODUCT SHALL BE DISTRIBUTED, SOLD,  OFFERED
OR  EXPOSED FOR SALE IN THIS STATE WHICH CONTAINS 1,4-DIOXANE OTHER THAN
SUCH TRACE CONCENTRATIONS AS MAY BE AUTHORIZED BY THE  COMMISSIONER,  IN
CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, BY REGULATIONS.
  §  2.  The  environmental  conservation law is amended by adding a new
section 37-0115 to read as follows:
§ 37-0115. PROHIBITION  OF   PERSONAL   COSMETIC   PRODUCTS   CONTAINING
             1,4-DIOXANE.
  1.  THE  TERM  "PERSONAL  COSMETIC PRODUCT" SHALL MEAN ANY ARTICLE (A)
INTENDED TO BE RUBBED, POURED,  SPRINKLED,  OR  SPRAYED  ON,  INTRODUCED
INTO,  OR  OTHERWISE  APPLIED  TO THE HUMAN BODY OR ANY PART THEREOF FOR
CLEANSING,  BEAUTIFYING,  PROMOTING  ATTRACTIVENESS,  OR  ALTERING   THE
APPEARANCE, AND (B) INTENDED FOR USE AS A COMPONENT OF ANY SUCH ARTICLE.
THE  TERM  "PERSONAL COSMETIC PRODUCT" SHALL NOT INCLUDE ANY PRODUCT FOR
WHICH A PRESCRIPTION IS REQUIRED FOR  DISTRIBUTION  OR  DISPENSATION  AS
PROVIDED  IN  SECTION TWO HUNDRED EIGHTY-ONE OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW OR
SECTION SIX THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED TEN OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  2. NO PERSON SHALL SELL OR OFFER FOR SALE ANY PERSONAL COSMETIC  PROD-
UCT  CONTAINING 1,4-DIOXANE, OTHER THAN SUCH TRACE CONCENTRATIONS AS MAY
BE AUTHORIZED BY THE COMMISSIONER, IN CONSULTATION WITH  THE  DEPARTMENT
OF HEALTH, BY REGULATION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10243-02-9

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A6295A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4389
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§35-0105 & 71-3703, add §37-0115, En Con L

A6295A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits household cleansing products, cosmetic products and personal care products that contain 1,4-dioxane.

A6295A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6295--A
                                                        Cal. No. 528

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ENGLEBRIGHT, GOTTFRIED, D. ROSENTHAL, BLAKE,
  SIMON,  ROMEO,  ARROYO,  THIELE,  ABINANTI,  D'URSO,  LIFTON,  STIRPE,
  JAFFEE,  DICKENS, GRIFFIN, SOLAGES, DE LA ROSA, EPSTEIN, COLTON, HYND-
  MAN, CRUZ, JEAN-PIERRE, L. ROSENTHAL, PICHARDO, OTIS, ZEBROWSKI, HUNT-
  ER, GALEF, DINOWITZ, GLICK, WILLIAMS, STECK, WEPRIN, NIOU, MAGNARELLI,
  CARROLL, ORTIZ, STERN, REYES,  MOSLEY,  PERRY,  PAULIN,  FAHY,  ASHBY,
  LUPARDO, BARRON, JONES -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK, SAYEGH,
  WRIGHT  --  read  once  and referred to the Committee on Environmental
  Conservation -- reported and referred to the  Committee  on  Codes  --
  reported  and  referred to the Committee on Ways and Means -- reported
  from committee, advanced to  a  third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  prohibiting  household  cleansing  products,  cosmetic  products   and
  personal care products that contain 1,4-dioxane

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

  Section 1. Section 35-0105 of the environmental  conservation  law  is
amended  by  adding  four  new  subdivisions  4,  5,  6 and 7 to read as
follows:
  4. NO HOUSEHOLD CLEANSING PRODUCT SHALL BE DISTRIBUTED, SOLD,  OFFERED
OR  EXPOSED FOR SALE IN THIS STATE WHICH CONTAINS 1,4-DIOXANE OTHER THAN
SUCH TRACE CONCENTRATIONS; SUCH TRACE CONCENTRATIONS  SHALL  NOT  EXCEED
TWO PARTS PER MILLION BY DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO;
AND  FURTHER,  SHALL NOT EXCEED ONE PART PER MILLION BY DECEMBER THIRTY-
FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE.
  5. NO LATER THEN MAY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-FIVE,  AND  EVERY  TWO
YEARS THEREAFTER, THE DEPARTMENT, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF
HEALTH,  SHALL  REVIEW SUCH TRACE CONCENTRATION THRESHOLDS AND DETERMINE
WHETHER SUCH CONCENTRATIONS SHALL BE LOWERED  TO  BETTER  PROTECT  HUMAN
HEALTH AND THE ENVIRONMENT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets