MD HB643 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 490
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Prohibiting, except under certain circumstances, a person from knowingly manufacturing, selling, delivering, holding, or offering for sale in the State a cosmetic product that contains certain intentionally added ingredients; providing that a person is not in violation of the Act under certain circumstances; declaring that it is the intent of the General Assembly that the Act be construed in a manner consistent with the prohibition on certain intentionally added ingredients in cosmetics enacted by the European Union; etc.

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Public Health - Cosmetic Products - Ingredient Prohibition


Roll Calls

2021-04-06 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-17 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 99 N: 35 NV: 2 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2021-05-30HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 490
2021-04-06HouseReturned Passed
2021-04-06SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-04-05SenateSecond Reading Passed
2021-04-05SenateFavorable Adopted
2021-04-05SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2021-03-19SenateHearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-03-18SenateReferred Finance
2021-03-17HouseThird Reading Passed (99-35)
2021-03-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments {606489/1 Adopted
2021-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2021-01-29HouseHearing 2/16 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-22HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General21259.2(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments