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A00647 Summary:

BILL NO    A00647 

SAME AS    No Same as 

SPONSOR    Rosenthal



Rpld Art 27 Title 21, S71-2724, add Art 15 Title 35 SS15-3501 - 15-3511, Art 27
Title 22 SS27-2201 - 27-2241, S71-2730, En Con L; amd S16, Ag & Mkts L; add
S3242, Ins L; amd S92-s, St Fin L

Enacts "The Mercury Free Water Resources and Mercury Reduction Management
Strategy Act"; provides for: disclosure of mercury content, phase-out of
mercury-added products, disposal prohibition, labelling, source separation,
collection, requirements for sewage treatment plants, point source release
containment traps, ban on sale or distribution of certain mercury products,
replacement of manometers and gas pressure regulators (agriculture dept. to
handle for dairy industry), regulates dental use and bans health insurance
discrimination therein, requires lamp recycling; adds all mercury-added
products to state universal waste rules; provides for a state advisory
committee on mercury pollution; provides for penalties for violations.
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