H.R.4030 - Children's Chemical Risk Reduction Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hooley, Darlene [D-OR-5] (Introduced 10/31/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||10/31/2007 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.|
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Summary: H.R.4030 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/31/2007)
Children's Chemical Risk Reduction Act - Requires any children's product or child care article that contains a phthalate to be treated as a banned hazardous substance under the Federal Hazardous Substances Act. Applies certain prohibitions of that Act to such product article.
Provides that, if a manufacturer modifies a children's product or child care article that contains a phthalate to comply with such ban, it shall: (1) use an alternative to phthalates that is the least toxic; and (2) not use any of specified prohibited alternatives to phthalates.