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A00647 Summary:

BILL NOA00647
 
SAME ASNo Same As
 
SPONSORRosenthal
 
COSPNSR
 
MLTSPNSR
 
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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