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House Bill 1166


House Bill 1166

ARCHIVE (2011)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Resale or donation of items with lead paint. Prohibits a retailer or distributor from selling, reselling, distributing, or donating toys or child care articles that have been recalled because of federal lead paint limits. Requires a retailer or distributor to remove a recalled product from availability for purchase or distribution from the retailer or distributor not later than 24 hours after being notified of the recall because of lead paint. Subjects a violator to the same penalties and actions as a person who commits a deceptive act. Provides an affirmative defense for consignment shops and resale stores.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
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