SECOND REGULAR SESSION

HOUSE BILL NO. 1910

96TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY


 

 

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES McNEIL (Sponsor), KIRKTON, OXFORD, SCHUPP, McGEOGHEGAN, PACE, McCREERY, AND McCANN BEATTY (Co-sponsors).

6031L.02I                                                                                                                                                  D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk


 

AN ACT

To amend chapter 407, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the sale of children's products containing bisphenol-A.




Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:


                        Section A. Chapter 407, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 407.445, to read as follows:

            407.445. 1. As used in this section, the following terms shall mean:

            (1) "Child", a person under three years of age;

            (2) "Children's product", an empty bottle or cup to be filled with food or liquid or a toy that is designed or intended by a manufacturer to be used by a child.

            2. (1) By January 1, 2013, no manufacturer or wholesaler shall sell or offer for sale in this state a children's product that contains bisphenol-A.

            (2) This subsection shall not apply to the sale of used children's products.

            (3) By January 1, 2014, no retailer shall sell or offer for sale in this state a children's product that contains bisphenol-A.