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SF 3222

as introduced - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 02/18/2020 08:48am

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underscored = added, new language.

Current Version - as introduced

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A bill for an act
relating to health; requiring the commissioner of health to amend the health risk
limit for perfluorooctane sulfonate; appropriating money.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1. new text beginHEALTH RISK LIMIT; PERFLUOROOCTANE SULFONATE.
new text end

new text begin By July 1, 2022, the commissioner of health must amend the health risk limit for
perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) in Minnesota Rules, part 4717.7860, subpart 15, so that
the health risk limit does not exceed 0.015 parts per billion. In amending the health risk
limit for PFOS, the commissioner must comply with Minnesota Statutes, section 144.0751,
requiring a reasonable margin of safety to adequately protect the health of infants, children,
and adults.
new text end

Sec. 2. new text beginAPPROPRIATION.
new text end

new text begin $....... in fiscal year 2021 is appropriated from the clean water fund to the commissioner
of health to amend the health risk limit for perfluorooctane sulfonate. Base level funding
from the clean water fund for this purpose shall be $....... in fiscal year 2022 and $0 in fiscal
year 2023.
new text end