RI H5082 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on October 3 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-10-03 - Effective without Governor's signature
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Prohibits the manufacture, sale, and distribution of residential upholstered children's products that contain certain amounts of bromide or chlorine bonded to carbon that is added to a plastic, foam, or textile.

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Relating The Health And Safety -- Child Products And Upholstered Furniture


Roll Calls

2017-09-19 - Senate - Passage in concurrence (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-09-19 - House - Passage of amendment (Y: 68 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-09-19 - House - Passage as amended (Y: 69 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-10-03HouseEffective without Governor's signature
2017-09-25HouseTransmitted to Governor
2017-09-19SenateSenate passed Sub A as amended in concurrence
2017-09-19SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (09/19/2017)
2017-09-19HouseHouse passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment)
2017-09-15HousePlaced on House Calendar (09/19/2017)
2017-06-30HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2017-06-30HouseScheduled for reconsideration (06/30/2017)
2017-06-29HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2017-06-29HouseScheduled for consideration (06/29/2017)
2017-03-29HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2017-03-24HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/29/2017)
2017-01-12HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


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Bill Comments