HB 223 (BR 864) - M. Marzian, R. Palumbo, T. Riner
AN ACT relating to child care articles containing bisphenol-A.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 217 to define "baby food," "infant formula," and "reusable food or beverage container"; prohibit the manufacture, sale, or distribution of any reusable food or beverage container containing bisphenol-A; prohibit the manufacture, sale, or distribution of any infant formula or baby food stored in container containing bisphenol-A; require manufacturers to use least toxic alternatives; prohibit replacement of bisphenol-A with carcinogens or reproductive toxicants; amend KRS 217.990 to assess a fine of not more than $10,000 for violations; EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2012.
Jan 7-introduced in House
Feb 1-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
Feb 4-posted in committee