ASSEMBLY, No. 3250
STATE OF NEW JERSEY
INTRODUCED MARCH 1, 2001
Assemblyman ALBIO SIRES
District 33 (Hudson)
Assemblyman LEONARD LANCE
District 23 (Warren, Hunterdon and Mercer)
Bans sale of mercury thermometers.
CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT
An Act concerning mercury thermometers, and supplementing Title 13 of the Revised Statutes.
Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:
1. Within 180 days of the effective date of this act, no person shall sell, offer for sale, or offer for promotional purposes in this State a mercury thermometer. As used in this act, "Mercury thermometer" means a device used for measuring temperature that contains mercury.
2. This act shall take effect immediately.
This bill would ban the sale of thermometers that contain mercury.