senate Bill S3441

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to warning labels on certain sports and muscle creams

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee


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Feb 07, 2019 referred to consumer protection

S3441 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §391-u, Gen Bus L

S3441 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to enacting Arielle's Law which requires the placement of warning labels on certain sports and muscle creams.

S3441 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3441 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3441

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 7, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to warning  labels
  on certain sports and muscle creams

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
"Arielle's law".
  § 2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 391-u
to read as follows:
  §  391-U.  SALE  OR PROMOTIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF SPORTS OR MUSCLE CREAM
CONTAINING METHYL SALICYLATE. 1. NO PERSON,  FIRM,  CORPORATION  OR  ANY
OTHER  ENTITY  SHALL  SELL  OR  OFFER TO SELL, OR GIVE AWAY AS PART OF A
PROMOTIONAL DISTRIBUTION, ANY FORM OF SPORTS OR MUSCLE CREAM  CONTAINING
METHYL  SALICYLATE  UNLESS  A WARNING LABEL IS DISPLAYED THEREON STATING
THAT THE PRODUCT CONTAINS METHYL SALICYLATE,  SHOULD  BE  USED  ONLY  AS
DIRECTED, AND THAT A PHYSICIAN SHOULD BE CONSULTED PRIOR TO SUCH USE.
  2.  VIOLATION  OF THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION IS
PUNISHABLE, AS A CIVIL PENALTY, BY A FINE NOT  TO  EXCEED  FIVE  HUNDRED
DOLLARS FOR EACH VIOLATION THEREOF.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09738-01-9

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