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Minnesota H.F. 2402 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions

MINNESOTA H.F. 2402 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions Sponsor: Representative Tina Liebling (DFL) Summary: Final Version (5/15/2014): Requires the commissioner of health to develop recommendations on ways to minimize triclosan health risks. Click Here for Bill Text – Final Version Status: Introduced and referred to Health and…

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Minnesota H.F. 3158 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions

MINNESOTA H.F. 3158 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions Sponsor: Representative Jean Wagenius (DFL) Summary: States that a manufacturer or distributor of a children’s product offered for sale in the State which contains a priority chemical must provide the name of the priority chemical and its Chemical Abstracts…

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Minnesota S.F. 2908 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions

MINNESOTA S.F. 2908 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions Sponsor: Senator Jeff Hayden (DFL) Summary: No person shall offer for sale in Minnesota any personal care products, cosmetics or cleaning products containing triclosan. Click Here for Full Text of Bill Status: Introduced and referred to Health, Human Services…

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Minnesota S.F. 2192 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions

MINNESOTA S.F. 2192 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions Sponsor: Senator John Marty (DFL) Summary:  Final Version (5/12/2014): Prohibits retailers from selling cleaning products containing triclosan that are used for sanitizing or hand and body cleansing, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Amends current Minnesota Statue to include the definition…

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MINNESOTA H.F. 2542 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements

Minnesota H.F. 2542 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements Sponsor: Representative Melissa Hortman (DFL) Summary: Current Version (3/26/2014): Amends current Minnesota Statue to include the definition of “Intentionally added chemical” to mean a chemical in a product that serves an intended function in the product. States no…

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Minnesota S.F. 2802 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions

MINNESOTA S.F. 2802 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions Sponsor: Senator John Marty (DFL) Summary: States the Pollution Control Agency shall study the impact polyethylene and other plastic microbeads in the state’s surface waters, and examine the impact on aquatic ecosystems and human health. Requires the agency Commissioner…

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Minnesota S.F. 1762 – License (Cosmetology)

MINNESOTA S.F. 1762 – License (Cosmetology) Sponsor: Senator Alice Johnson (DFL) Summary: Current version (3/10/2014): Provides that Board recognition of a professional association is valid for three years and is contingent upon submission and preapproval of the general curriculum to be offered. Allows the Board…

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Minnesota H.F. 2762 – License (Cosmetology)

MINNESOTA H.F. 2762 – License (Cosmetology) Sponsor: Representative Mark Uglem (R) Summary: Current version (3/27/2014): Provides that Board recognition of a professional association is valid for three years and is contingent upon submission and preapproval of the general curriculum to be offered. Allows the Board…

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Minnesota H.F. 3089 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements

MINNESOTA H.F. 3089 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements Sponsor: Representative Joe Atkins (DFL) Summary: States no person shall sell or offer for sale to consumers in Minnesota on either the wholesale or retail level, any personal care products, cosmetics or cleaning products containing triclosan. Allows for…

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Minnesota H.F. 3055 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions

MINNESOTA H.F. 3055 – Chemical Bans/Restrictions Sponsor: Representative Joe Atkins (DFL) Summary: No person shall offer for sale in Minnesota any personal care products, cosmetics or cleaning products containing triclosan. Click Here for Full Text of Bill Status: Introduced and referred to Commerce and Consumer…

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