Connecticut Seal

General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 6028

   
 

*HB0529906028SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. KANE, 32nd Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5299

File No. 142

Cal. No. 570

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

Strike subdivisions (2) and (3) of subsection (a) of section 1 in their entirety and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"(2) "TDCPP" means tris(1,3-dichloro-2-propyl)phosphate, Chemical Abstracts Service number 13674-87-8;

(3) "TCEP" means tris(2-chloroethyl)phosphate; Chemical Abstracts Service number 115-96-8;

(4) "Decabromodiphenyl ether" means the chemical decabromodiphenyl ether, Chemical Abstracts Service number 1163-19-5; and

(5) "HBCD" means hexabromocyclododecane, Chemical Abstracts Service number 25637-99-4. "

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, in amounts greater than . 01 per cent by weight, the flame retardant chemicals TDCPP, TCEP, decabromodiphenyl ether and HBCD. "