AB-2300 (Wilson): Medical devices: prohibit Di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)

AVFCA Commentary:
Legislation Details
Bill Name: Medical devices: Di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)
Bill Number: AB-2300
Bill Author(s): Assembly Member Lori Wilson
Legislative Session / Year: 2024
State: California
AVFCA Position: Support
Bill Synopsis: This bill would prohibit a person or entity from manufacturing, selling, or distributing into commerce intravenous solution containers made with intentionally added DEHP, and commencing January 1, 2031, prohibit a person or entity from manufacturing, selling, or distributing into commerce intravenous tubing made with intentionally added DEHP for use in neonatal intensive care units, nutrition infusions, or oncology treatment infusions.
LegInfo Bill Link: https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=202320240AB2300
Most Recent Bill Analysis:
Effective Date if Passed: 01/01/2026

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Set FOR Hearing ON 23-APR-24 1:30 p.m. (April 4).
From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on E.S. & T.M. (Ayes 10. Noes 1.) (April 2). Re-referred to Com. on E.S. & T.M.
Set FOR Hearing ON 02-APR-24 1:30 p.m. (03/14/24).
Re-referred to Com. on HEALTH (03/07/24).
From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended (03/06/24).
Referred to Coms. on HEALTH and E.S. & T.M. (02/26/24).
From printer. May be heard in committee March 14 (02/13/24).
Read first time. To print (02/12/24).

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