S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
Cal. No. 217
2015-2016 Regular Sessions
I N A S S E M B L Y
March 2, 2015
Introduced by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, GOTTFRIED, COLTON, PEOPLES-STOKES,
LUPARDO, KAVANAGH, SCHIMEL, TITONE, CRESPO, FAHY, KAMINSKY, GALEF,
ROSENTHAL, ARROYO, COOK, ORTIZ, SIMON, STIRPE, MOSLEY, LIFTON, SKOUF-
IS, OTIS, JAFFEE, ABINANTI, WALKER, STECK, SIMOTAS, SEAWRIGHT, BARRON,
PAULIN, BRAUNSTEIN, DINOWITZ, LINARES -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
A. BUCHWALD, CYMBROWITZ, HOOPER, KEARNS, MAGEE, McDONOUGH, PERRY,
SOLAGES, THIELE, WEINSTEIN -- read once and referred to the Committee
on Environmental Conservation -- advanced to a third reading, amended
and ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third read-
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. Article 37 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 9 to read as follows:
TOXIC CHEMICALS IN CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS
SECTION 37-0901. DEFINITIONS.
37-0903. PRIORITY CHEMICALS AND CHEMICALS OF HIGH CONCERN.
37-0905. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION ON PRIORITY CHEMICALS.
37-0907. SALES PROHIBITION.
37-0911. ENFORCEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION.
37-0913. INTERSTATE CHEMICAL CLEARINGHOUSE.
S 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
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.