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HB 1024 - Prohibition of PBDEs - Key Vote

Washington Key Votes

Troy Kelley voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibition of PBDEs

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (41-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibition of PBDEs

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill to phase out the use of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs).

Highlights:
- Allows the manufacture, sale, and distribution of products containing PBDEs in military and space equipment, Federal Aviation Administration-approved equipment, medical devices, and transportation vehicles and parts manufactured before 2008 [sec.3(2-12)]. - Prohibits the manufacture, sale, and distribution of mattresses containing PBDEs after January 1, 2008 [sec.4(1)]. - Prohibits the manufacture, sale, and distribution of residential upholstered furniture and televisions or computers with an electronic enclosure containing PBDEs after January 1, 2011 [sec.4(2-3)]. - Requires the Department of Health and Fire safety committee to identify that a safer and technically feasible alternative is available before the prohibition takes effect [sec.4(2)]. - Requires that a manufacturer that unknowingly produces, sells, or distributes PBDEs recall the product [sec.11(2)].
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (71-24) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibition of PBDEs

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill to phase out the use of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs).

Highlights:
- Allows the manufacture, sale, and distribution of products containing PBDEs in military and space equipment, Federal Aviation Administration-approved equipment, medical devices, and transportation vehicles and parts manufactured before 2008 [sec.3(2-12)]. - Prohibits the manufacture, sale, and distribution of mattresses containing PBDEs after January 1, 2008 [sec.4(1)]. - Prohibits the manufacture, sale, and distribution of residential upholstered furniture and televisions or computers with an electronic enclosure containing PBDEs after January 1, 2011 [sec.4(2-3)]. - Requires the Department of Health and Fire safety committee to identify that a safer and technically feasible alternative is available before the prohibition takes effect [sec.4(2)]. - Requires that a manufacturer that unknowingly produces, sells, or distributes PBDEs recall the product [sec.11(2)].
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibition of PBDEs

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