Bill Text: AZ HB2529 | 2019 | Fifty-fourth Legislature 1st Regular | Introduced


Bill Title: Diaper changing stations; public restrooms

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 21-2)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-21 - House HHS Committee action: Do Pass Amended, voting: (9-0-0-0-0-0) [HB2529 Detail]

Download: Arizona-2019-HB2529-Introduced.html

 

 

 

REFERENCE TITLE: diaper changing stations; public restrooms

 

 

 

 

State of Arizona

House of Representatives

Fifty-fourth Legislature

First Regular Session

2019

 

 

HB 2529

 

Introduced by

Representatives Andrade: Bolding, Campbell, Cano, Chávez, Cook, Epstein, Espinoza, Fernandez, Gabaldón, Hernandez D, Jermaine, Pawlik, Peten, Powers Hannley, Rodriguez, Salman, Sierra, Terán, Tsosie, Senators Alston, Gonzales, Mendez

 

 

AN ACT

 

amending title 41, chapter 9, article 3, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 41-1444; relating to public accommodations.

 

 

(TEXT OF BILL BEGINS ON NEXT PAGE)

 


Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Arizona:

Section 1.  Title 41, chapter 9, article 3, Arizona Revised Statutes, is amended by adding section 41-1444, to read:

START_STATUTE41-1444.  Baby diaper changing stations; definitions

A.  A public entity or private entity that constructs a new restroom or substantially renovates an existing restroom in a public building or place of public accommodation shall include at least one baby diaper changing station.

B.  This section does not establish a private right of action.

C.  For the purposes of this section:

1.  "Private entity" has the same meaning prescribed in section 41‑1492.

2.  "Public building" means a building or appurtenance to a building that is built in whole or in part with public monies.

3.  "Public entity" has the same meaning prescribed in section 41‑1492.

4.  "Substantially renovates" means to perform construction that costs at least $10,000. END_STATUTE

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