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house Bill H.R. 4428

Children's Toxic Metals Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Consumer Protection and Commerce
    IntroducedJanuary 13th, 2010

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Title

Children's Toxic Metals Act

Official Title

To prohibit the manufacture, sale, or distribution in commerce of children's jewelry containing cadmium, barium, or antimony, and for other purposes.

Summary

Children's Toxic Metals Act - Bans as a hazardous substance and prohibits the manufacture, sale, or distribution in commerce of jewelry containing cadmium, barium, or antimony for children 12 years old or younger. Sets forth: (1) factors to determine whether jewelry is designed or intended for wear or use by such children; and (2) penalties for violations of such prohibition.