senate Bill S6743A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the disclosure, testing and reporting of electronic cigarettes and vapor products

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 25, 2019 print number 6743a
Sep 25, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to rules
Sep 23, 2019 referred to rules

S6743 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8663
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1399-aa & 1399-cc, add §1399-mm-1, Pub Health L; add §398-g, Gen Bus L

S6743 - Summary

Provides that each electronic cigarette or vapor product manufacturer or importer, or agents thereof, shall submit to the department of health: a listing of all ingredients, including substances, compounds, and additives that are, as of such date, added by the manufacturer to a vapor product; a description of the content, delivery, and form of nicotine in each vapor product measured in milligrams of nicotine in accordance with regulations promulgated by the department; and a listing of all constituents, including smoke constituents as applicable, identified by the department as harmful or potentially harmful to health in each vapor product by brand and by quantity in each brand and sub brand; defines "vapor product" (view more) requires a list of ingredients of such electronic cigarette or vapor product be on the packaging of such products; makes related provisions.

S6743 - Sponsor Memo

S6743 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6743

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                           September 23, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation  to  the  disclosure,
  testing and reporting of vapor products

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

  Section 1. Section 1399-aa of the public  health  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 14 to read as follows:
  14.  "VAPOR  PRODUCT" MEANS ANY NON-COMBUSTIBLE LIQUID OR GEL, REGARD-
LESS OF THE PRESENCE OF NICOTINE THEREIN, THAT IS MANUFACTURED IN  TO  A
FINISHED  PRODUCT  FOR USE IN AN ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE, ELECTRONIC CIGAR,
ELECTRONIC CIGARILLO, ELECTRONIC PIPE, VAPING PEN, HOOKAH PEN, OR  OTHER
SIMILAR DEVICE.
  §  2.  The  public  health  law  is  amended  by  adding a new section
1399-mm-1 to read as follows:
  § 1399-MM-1. DISCLOSURE, TESTING AND REPORTING;  ELECTRONIC  CIGARETTE
AND  VAPOR  PRODUCT. 1. ON AND AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION,
EACH ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE OR VAPOR PRODUCT MANUFACTURER OR IMPORTER,  OR
AGENTS  THEREOF,  SHALL  SUBMIT TO THE DEPARTMENT THE FOLLOWING INFORMA-
TION:
  (A) A LISTING OF ALL INGREDIENTS, INCLUDING SUBSTANCES, COMPOUNDS, AND
ADDITIVES THAT ARE, AS OF SUCH DATE, ADDED  BY  THE  MANUFACTURER  TO  A
VAPOR PRODUCT;
  (B)  A  DESCRIPTION  OF THE CONTENT, DELIVERY, AND FORM OF NICOTINE IN
EACH VAPOR PRODUCT MEASURED IN MILLIGRAMS OF NICOTINE IN ACCORDANCE WITH
REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE DEPARTMENT; AND
  (C) A LISTING OF ALL CONSTITUENTS,  INCLUDING  SMOKE  CONSTITUENTS  AS
APPLICABLE, IDENTIFIED BY THE DEPARTMENT AS HARMFUL OR POTENTIALLY HARM-
FUL  TO  HEALTH  IN  EACH VAPOR PRODUCT BY BRAND AND BY QUANTITY IN EACH
BRAND AND SUB-BRAND. THE MANUFACTURER, IMPORTER, OR AGENT  SHALL  COMPLY
WITH REGULATIONS PROMULGATED UNDER THIS SECTION, WHERE APPLICABLE.

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

S6743A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8663
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1399-aa & 1399-cc, add §1399-mm-1, Pub Health L; add §398-g, Gen Bus L

S6743A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that each electronic cigarette or vapor product manufacturer or importer, or agents thereof, shall submit to the department of health: a listing of all ingredients, including substances, compounds, and additives that are, as of such date, added by the manufacturer to a vapor product; a description of the content, delivery, and form of nicotine in each vapor product measured in milligrams of nicotine in accordance with regulations promulgated by the department; and a listing of all constituents, including smoke constituents as applicable, identified by the department as harmful or potentially harmful to health in each vapor product by brand and by quantity in each brand and sub brand; defines "vapor product" (view more) requires a list of ingredients of such electronic cigarette or vapor product be on the packaging of such products; makes related provisions.

S6743A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6743A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6743--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                           September 23, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the public health law, in relation to the disclosure,
  testing and reporting of vapor products and to amend the public health
  law and the general business law, in relation to the labeling of elec-
  tronic cigarette and vapor products packaging

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

  Section  1.  Section  1399-aa  of  the public health law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 14 to read as follows:
  14. "VAPOR PRODUCT" MEANS ANY NON-COMBUSTIBLE LIQUID OR  GEL,  REGARD-
LESS  OF  THE  PRESENCE OF NICOTINE THEREIN, THAT IS MANUFACTURED INTO A
FINISHED PRODUCT FOR USE IN AN ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE,  ELECTRONIC  CIGAR,
ELECTRONIC  CIGARILLO, ELECTRONIC PIPE, VAPING PEN, HOOKAH PEN, OR OTHER
SIMILAR DEVICE.
  § 2. The public  health  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new  section
1399-mm-1 to read as follows:
  §  1399-MM-1.  DISCLOSURE, TESTING AND REPORTING; ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE
AND VAPOR PRODUCT. 1. ON AND AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF  THIS  SECTION,
EACH  ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE OR VAPOR PRODUCT MANUFACTURER OR IMPORTER, OR
AGENTS THEREOF, SHALL SUBMIT TO THE DEPARTMENT  THE  FOLLOWING  INFORMA-
TION:
  (A) A LISTING OF ALL INGREDIENTS, INCLUDING SUBSTANCES, COMPOUNDS, AND
ADDITIVES  THAT  ARE,  AS  OF  SUCH DATE, ADDED BY THE MANUFACTURER TO A
VAPOR PRODUCT;
  (B) A DESCRIPTION OF THE CONTENT, DELIVERY, AND FORM  OF  NICOTINE  IN
EACH VAPOR PRODUCT MEASURED IN MILLIGRAMS OF NICOTINE IN ACCORDANCE WITH
REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE DEPARTMENT; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13862-04-9

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