IN HB1189 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-3)
Status: Passed on March 30 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-30 - Public Law 22
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Use of firefighting foam containing PFAS. Prohibits the use of Class B firefighting foam containing an intentionally added PFAS chemical: (1) for training purposes; and (2) for testing purposes, unless the testing facility has implemented appropriate measures to prevent releases of the firefighting foam to the environment.

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Use of firefighting foam containing PFAS.


Roll Calls

2020-02-24 - Senate - Senate - Third reading (Y: 48 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-02-17 - Senate - Senate - Committee Vote (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-28 - House - House - Third reading (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-01-21 - House - House - Committee Vote (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2020-03-30HousePublic Law 22
2020-03-11HouseSigned by the Governor
2020-03-09SenateSigned by the President of the Senate
2020-03-03SenateSigned by the President Pro Tempore
2020-03-02HouseSigned by the Speaker
2020-02-25SenateReturned to the House without amendments
2020-02-24SenateThird reading: passed; Roll Call 225: yeas 48, nays 0
2020-02-20SenateSenator Randolph added as cosponsor
2020-02-20SenateSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2020-02-17SenateSenator Stoops added as cosponsor
2020-02-17SenateCommittee report: do pass, adopted
2020-02-05SenateSenator Niemeyer added as second sponsor
2020-02-05SenateSenator Crider added as sponsor
2020-02-05SenateSenator Niemeyer removed as sponsor
2020-02-05SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Environmental Affairs
2020-01-29HouseReferred to the Senate
2020-01-28HouseSenate sponsor: Senator Niemeyer
2020-01-28HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 91: yeas 98, nays 0
2020-01-27HouseSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2020-01-23HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2020-01-14HouseRepresentatives Frye, Pressel, Forestal added as coauthors
2020-01-13HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Veterans Affairs and Public Safety
2020-01-13HouseAuthored by Representative Mayfield

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Bill Comments 750