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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 6054

   
 

*HB0529906054SRO*

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 subdivision (1) of subsection (a) of section 1 in its entirety and insert in lieu thereof the following:

"(1) "Children's product" means a product, or article used as a component of a product, designed or intended primarily for use by or for children twelve years of age or younger, including, but not limited to, clothing, toys, nursing pillows, crib mattresses, changing pads and strollers. "Children's product" does not include food, beverages, dietary supplements, pharmaceutical products, biologics, consumer electronics, off-highway motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles, children's toys that are subject to the most recent version of the ASTM F963, Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Toy Safety, devices as defined by the federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, 21 USC 321(h), products governed by federal motor vehicle standards contained in 49 CFR 571. 213 and 49 CFR 571. 302 or products or articles used as components of products that contain recycled materials; "