Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5601
Session Year 2008
 


AN ACT BANNING CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS CONTAINING LEAD, PHTHALATES OR BISPHENOL-A.

To expand the list of hazardous substances that toys and other children's products may not contain, to require the Commissioner of Environmental Protection to compile a list of chemicals of concern, and to create an Innovation Institute at The University of Connecticut.

Introduced by:
Environment Committee

 New today  2-4 days old  5 days & older

Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/23/2008Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/23/2008No New File by Committee on Government Administration and Elections
 4/23/2008(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/23/2008(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/23/2008(GAE)Joint Favorable
 4/22/2008Referred by House to Committee on Government Administration and Elections
 4/17/2008(LCO)File Number 670
 4/17/2008Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/17/2008New File by Committee on Appropriations
 4/17/2008(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/11/2008(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/16/08 5:00 PM
 4/1/2008(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/1/2008(APP)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/26/2008Referred by House to Committee on Appropriations
 3/20/2008(LCO)File Number 110
 3/20/2008House Calendar Number 76
 3/20/2008Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/20/2008(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/14/2008(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/19/08 5:00 PM
 3/10/2008(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/7/2008(ENV)Joint Favorable
 2/22/2008Public Hearing 02/27
 2/21/2008Referred to Joint Committee on Environment

Co-sponsors of HB-5601

Sen. Andrea L. Stillman, 20th Dist.
Rep. Toni E. Walker, 93rd Dist.
Rep. T.R. Rowe, 123rd Dist.
Rep. David McCluskey, 20th Dist.
Rep. Kim Fawcett, 133rd Dist.
Rep. Denise W. Merrill, 54th Dist.
Rep. Chris Perone, 137th Dist.
Sen. Paul R. Doyle, 9th Dist.
Rep. Demetrios S. Giannaros, 21st Dist.
Sen. Edith G. Prague, 19th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth A. Boukus, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Sandy H. Nafis, 27th Dist.
Rep. Richard Roy, 119th Dist.
Rep. Bryan Hurlburt, 53rd Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Sen. Bob Duff, 25th Dist.
Rep. Art Feltman, 6th Dist.
Rep. Andrew M. Fleischmann, 18th Dist.
Rep. Beth Bye, 19th Dist.
Rep. Diana S. Urban, 43rd Dist.
Rep. Catherine F. Abercrombie, 83rd Dist.
Rep. Linda M. Gentile, 104th Dist.
Rep. Joan A. Lewis, 8th Dist.
Rep. Russell A. Morin, 28th Dist.
Rep. Charles D. Clemons, 124th Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Rep. Mary M. Mushinsky, 85th Dist.
Rep. Elissa T. Wright, 41st Dist.
Rep. James A. O'Rourke, 32nd Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth B. Ritter, 38th Dist.
Rep. Joseph J. Taborsak, 109th Dist.
Rep. Paul Davis, 117th Dist.
Rep. Jack F. Hennessy, 127th Dist.
Sen. John W. Fonfara, 1st Dist.
Rep. Henry J. Genga, 10th Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Rep. Patricia M. Widlitz, 98th Dist.
Sen. Gayle S. Slossberg, 14th Dist.
Rep. Kevin Ryan, 139th Dist.

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