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2015 Regular Session
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At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Senator Edwards, Representative Gomberg, Keny-Guyer
Regular Sponsors: Senator Gelser, Monnes Anderson, Steiner Hayward, Representative Buehler, Davis, Helm, Johnson, Taylor, Vega Pederson (Presession Filed)
Bill Title: Relating to high priority chemicals of concern for children's health; and declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Requires Oregon Health Authority to establish and maintain list of designated high priority chemicals of concern for children's health used in children's products and to periodically review and revise list.
Requires authority to post certain information on authority's website. Requires manufacturers of certain children's products to provide notice to authority regarding chemicals on list. Requires certain manufacturers to take additional actions after certain dates to comply with notice requirement. Allows authority to enter into certain data sharing agreements with other states. Allows authority to participate in Interstate Chemicals Clearinghouse. Allows authority to establish certain fees by rule. Allows authority to impose civil penalties. Allows authority to accept certain funding. Establishes High Priority Chemicals of Concern for Children's Health Fund. Continuously appropriates moneys in fund to authority. Specifies uses of moneys. Limits biennial expenditures from fees, moneys or other revenues, including Miscellaneous Receipts, but excluding lottery funds and federal funds, collected or received by authority. Becomes operative January 1, 2016. Requires first biennial notice to be submitted by manufacturers to authority no later than January 1, 2018. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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