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2020 Senate Bill 6473: Concerning asbestos-containing building materials
Introduced by Sen. Derek Stanford (Bothell) (D) on January 17, 2020
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Referred to the Senate Labor & Commerce Committee on January 17, 2020
Substitute offered in the Senate on January 27, 2020
Prohibits, with some exceptions, the use of asbestos-containing building materials in new non-residential construction and renovations. Changes the threshold amount of asbestos necessary for a building material to be considered an asbestos-containing building material Requires owners of manufacturing facilities to perform an inspection for asbestos-containing building materials in their facilities and to develop and maintain an asbestos management plan.
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on January 28, 2020
Amendment offered by Sen. Derek Stanford (Bothell) (D) on February 14, 2020
Makes the effective date January 1, 2025 for the lowering of the threshold necessary for a building material to be considered asbestos containing.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 14, 2020
Received in the House on February 18, 2020
Referred to the House Environment & Energy Committee on February 18, 2020
Received in the Senate on March 7, 2020
Signed by Gov. Jay Inslee on March 19, 2020

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