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SB640 SD1     
Report Title: Children; Toxic Substances; Bisphenol-A; Phthalates; Packaging; Metals; Vinyl Intravenous Solution Bags; Vinyl Tubing; Hawaii Heath Systems Corporation
Description: Prohibits the manufacture, sale, or distribution of child care products and toys for young children that contain bisphenol-A or phthalates beginning 1/1/2014. Requires manufacturers to choose safe alternatives. Prohibits the use of packages and packaging containing lead, cadmium, mercury, and hexavalent chromium beginning 1/1/2014. Prohibits the Hawaii health systems corporation from purchasing and using vinyl intravenous solution bags and vinyl tubing beginning 1/1/2014. Takes effect 7/1/2050. (SD1)
Companion:  HB351
Package: None
Current Referral: HTH, CPN
Introducer(s): GREEN, CHUN OAKLAND, Nishihara, Ruderman, Shimabukuro

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1/22/2013SPassed First Reading.
1/22/2013SReferred to HTH, CPN.
2/5/2013SThe committee(s) on HTH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-08-13 2:30PM in conference room 229.
2/8/2013SThe committee(s) on HTH deferred the measure until 02-11-13 2:00PM in conference room 229.
2/11/2013SThe committee(s) on HTH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HTH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Green, Chun Oakland; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Baker, Nishihara, Slom ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/15/2013SReported from HTH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 351) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to CPN.
2/15/2013SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to CPN.
12/18/2013DCarried over to 2014 Regular Session.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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SB640 SD1

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