Proposed H.B. No. 5280
Session Year 2009
 


AN ACT CONCERNING A MORATORIUM ON ARTIFICIAL TURF PLAYING FIELDS AND THE POSTING OF WARNING SIGNS.

To place a temporary moratorium on the state funding of artificial turf playing fields installations and to require existing fields to post a notice warning of the toxins contained in the rubber and advising athletes to wash their hands and clothes after playing on such fields.

Introduced by:
Rep. Kim Fawcett, 133rd Dist.
Rep. Diana S. Urban, 43rd Dist.
Rep. Jack F. Hennessy, 127th Dist.
Rep. Theresa W. Conroy, 105th Dist.
Rep. Barbara L. Lambert, 118th Dist.
Rep. Steve Fontana, 87th Dist.

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/21/2009Referred to Joint Committee on Environment

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