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A01292 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    January 14, 2019
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SIMON,  LUPARDO, BARRETT, GOTTFRIED, D'URSO,
          L. ROSENTHAL -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK, GLICK, HYNDMAN --
          read once and referred  to  the  Committee  on  Consumer  Affairs  and
        AN  ACT  to amend the general business law, in relation to the sale, use
          and application of styrene and products containing styrene by  appear-
          ance enhancement businesses
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
     2  404-d to read as follows:
     3    § 404-d. Styrene. 1. No owner or operator of an appearance enhancement
     4  business shall knowingly:
     5    a. sell, use or apply to any person styrene or  a  product  containing
     6  styrene; or
     7    b. direct any agent or employee of such business to sell, use or apply
     8  to any person styrene or a product containing styrene.
     9    2.  A  first  violation of this section shall be punishable by a civil
    10  penalty of not more than one thousand dollars. A second  or  any  subse-
    11  quent violation of this section shall be a class B misdemeanor.
    12    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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