Bill Status of SB2868 95th General Assembly
Short Description: CHILD-SAFE CHEMICALS ACT
Sen. Dan Kotowski - Mattie Hunter - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Michael Bond - A. J. Wilhelmi, Don Harmon, Heather Steans, Iris Y. Martinez, Jeffrey M. Schoenberg, Deanna Demuzio, Ira I. Silverstein, William Delgado, Louis S. Viverito, Kwame Raoul, Susan Garrett and Kimberly A. Lightford
| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Child-Safe Chemicals Act. Regulates the sale and distribution of children's products or product components containing lead or other specified chemicals. Designates priority chemicals of high concern. Requires manufacturers and trade associations to report to the Environmental Protection Agency. Sets forth the responsibilities of the Agency. Provides for exemptions. Requires the Agency to create an interstate clearinghouse. Contains provisions for implementation and enforcement. Contains other provisions. Effective immediately.