HB12-1174

HB12-1174 - Prohibit Sale Children's Products Containing BPA

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning A Prohibition On Children's Products That Contain Bisphenol A.

Bisphenol A (BPA) is a hardening agent used in some plastic products. Effective July 1, 2012, the bill prohibits the sale by a manufacturer or wholesaler of a children's product, defined as a pacifier or empty container intended for use by children under age 3 to consume food or liquids, containing BPA.

Effective July 1, 2013, no person may sell or provide a children's product containing BPA.

A used children's product containing BPA is excluded from the prohibitions.

Latest update: February 21, 2012
02/21/2012 House Committee on Economic and Business Development Postpone Indefinitely
01/20/2012 Introduced In House - Assigned to Economic and Business Development