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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 5915

   
 

*HB0529905915SRO*

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 subsections (b) to (e), inclusive, of section 1 in their entirety and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"(b) On and after July 1, 2019, no person may sell, offer for sale or use in this state a children's product containing, in amounts greater than . 01 per cent by weight, the flame retardant chemicals decabromodiphenyl ether, hexabromocyclododecane, TDCPP, TDCP and TCEP.

(c) The provisions of subsection (b) of this section shall not apply to an individual who, for personal, family or household purposes, uses, offers for resale, resells or distributes children's products.

(d) The Commissioner of Consumer Protection may, within available appropriations, enforce the provisions of this section. "