assembly Bill A9765

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in children's products

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 10, 2020 referred to rules
Mar 11, 2020 delivered to senate
passed assembly
Feb 27, 2020 advanced to third reading cal.449
Feb 25, 2020 reported
Feb 10, 2020 referred to environmental conservation

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A9765 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7735
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 37 Title 9, En Con L (as proposed in S.501-B & A.6296-A)

A9765 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to regulation of toxic chemicals in children's products.

A9765 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  9765

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 10, 2020
                               ___________

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 regu-
  lation of toxic chemicals in children's products

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

  Section  1.  Title  9  of article 37 of the environmental conservation
law, as added by a chapter of the laws of  2019  amending  the  environ-
mental  conservation  law  relating  to regulation of toxic chemicals in
children's products, as proposed in legislative bills numbers  S.  501-B
and A.  6296-A, is amended to read as follows:
                                TITLE IX
                 TOXIC CHEMICALS IN CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS
Section 37-0901. Definitions.
        37-0903. [Consumer notice] APPLICABILITY.
        37-0905. CHEMICALS OF CONCERN AND HIGH-PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
        [37-0905.] 37-0907. Reporting on the use of chemicals.
        [37-0907.]  37-0909. Sales prohibition.
        [37-0909. Applicability.]  37-0911.  CHILDREN'S  PRODUCT  SAFETY
                   COUNCIL; ESTABLISHED.
        [37-0911. Enforcement and  implementation]  37-0913.  NOTICE  TO
                   RETAILERS AND THE PUBLIC.
        [37-0913. Regulations] 37-0915. ENFORCEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION.
        37-0917. REGULATIONS.
§ 37-0901. Definitions.
  As  used  in  this  title, unless the context otherwise indicates, the
following terms have the following meanings.
  1. "Children's apparel" means any item of clothing  that  consists  of
fabric  or  related  material intended or promoted for use in children's
clothing. Children's apparel does not mean protective equipment designed
to prevent injury, including,  but  not  limited  to,  bicycle  helmets,
athletic supporters, knee pads or elbow pads.
  2.  "Chemical" means a substance with a distinct molecular composition
or a group of structurally related substances and includes the breakdown

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