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AB-3336 California Hazardous Substances Act: misbranded and banned hazardous substances.(2019-2020)

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Date Published: 02/21/2020 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2019–2020 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill
No. 3336


Introduced by Assembly Member Carrillo

February 21, 2020


An act to amend Section 108270 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to hazardous substances.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 3336, as introduced, Carrillo. California Hazardous Substances Act: misbranded and banned hazardous substances.
The California Hazardous Substances Act prohibits the manufacture, production, preparation, compounding, packing, selling, offering for sale, or keeping for sale within the State of California, or the introduction into this state, of any package of a misbranded hazardous substance or banned hazardous substance. The act prohibits prosecution under the act if a person, after receipt of a hazardous substance, can establish a specified guarantee or undertaking to the effect that the hazardous substance is not a misbranded hazardous substance or a banned hazardous substance.
This bill would make nonsubstantive changes to the latter provision.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 108270 of the Health and Safety Code is amended to read:

108270.
 No A person shall not be prosecuted under this chapter if, after receipt of a hazardous substance, he or she they can establish a guarantee or undertaking signed by, and containing the name and address of, the person residing in the United States from whom he or she the person received in good faith the hazardous substance, to the effect that the hazardous substance is not a misbranded hazardous substance or a banned hazardous substance within the meaning of these terms, as defined by this chapter. substance.