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2018 Regular Session



Public Health - Sale and Distribution of Products Containing NMP and DCM - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lam


In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting, on or after January 1, 2020, the sale or distribution of any paint or coating removal product that contains N-Methylpyrrolidone or methylene chloride, also known as dichloromethane; and establishing a certain penalty for a certain violation.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Lam, Carr, Ebersole, Frush, Hill, Moon, Morhaim, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Industry and Technology
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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March 14, 2018 12:57 P.M.