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AB 1699 - Prohibits the Sale of Products Containing Microplastics - Key Vote

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Wesley Chesbro voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (36-0) -

Title: Prohibits the Sale of Products Containing Microplastics

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NOTE: THIS VOTE RECONSIDERS A PREVIOUS VOTE.

Legislation - Bill Failed With Amendment (Senate) (20-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits the Sale of Products Containing Microplastics

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits the sale of products containing microplastic, effective January 1, 2020.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits any individual, business, or other entity from selling or offering for promotional purposes any personal care products containing a “synthetic plastic microbead”, beginning January 1, 2019, unless the personal care product is an over-the-counter drug (Sec. 1).
  • Defines “synthetic plastic microbead” as an “intentionally added” particle composed of non-water-soluble plastic measuring 5 millimeters or less in size in every dimension (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits any individual, business, or other entity from selling or offering for promotional purposes any personal care product that contains a synthetic plastic microbead, beginning January 1, 2020, including a personal care product that is an over-the-counter drug (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (47-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits the Sale of Products Containing Microplastics

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits the sale of products containing microplastic, effective January 1, 2020.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits any individual, business, or other entity from selling or offering for promotional purposes any personal care products containing a “synthetic plastic microbead”, beginning January 1, 2019, unless the personal care product is an over-the-counter drug (Sec. 1).
  • Defines “synthetic plastic microbead” as an “intentionally added” particle composed of non-water-soluble plastic measuring 5 millimeters or less in size in every dimension (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits any individual, business, or other entity from selling or offering for promotional purposes any personal care product that contains a synthetic plastic microbead, beginning January 1, 2020, including a personal care product that is an over-the-counter drug (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibits the Sale of Products Containing Microplastics

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