Connecticut Seal

General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 5913

   
 

*HB0529905913SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. KANE, 32nd Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5299

File No. 142

Cal. No. 570

(As Amended by House Amendment Schedule "A")

"AN ACT CONCERNING TOXIC FLAME RETARDANT CHEMICALS IN CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS AND UPHOLSTERED RESIDENTIAL FURNITURE. "

Strike subsection (b) of section 1 in its entirety and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"(b) On and after July 1, 2018, no person may manufacture for use in this state a children's product containing the flame retardant chemicals decabromodiphenyl ether, hexabromocyclododecane, tris(1,3-dichloro-2-propyl)phosphate and tris(2-chloroethyl)phosphate in amounts greater than . 01 per cent by weight or greater than the applicable federal standard, whichever is higher. "

Strike subsection (c) of section 1 in its entirety and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"(c) On and after July 1, 2019, no person may sell, offer for sale or use in this state a children's product containing the flame retardant chemicals listed in subsection (b) of this section in amounts greater than . 01 per cent by weight or greater than the applicable federal standard, whichever is higher. "