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2011 Senate Bill 603: Ban sale of certain window blinds
Introduced by Sen. Mike Kowall (R) on September 7, 2011
To prohibit the sale of window blinds that do not include cleats, hardware, and instructions for installation in a way that lets cords be secured, and a warning about the danger of accidental hanging or strangulation from a window blind cord that is not secured.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Regulatory Reform Committee on September 7, 2011
Reported in the Senate on January 31, 2012
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 34 to 4 in the Senate on February 16, 2012.
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(same description)
To prohibit the sale of window blinds that do not include cleats, hardware, and instructions for installation in a way that lets cords be secured, and a warning about the danger of accidental hanging or strangulation from a window blind cord that is not secured.
Received in the House on February 16, 2012
Referred to the House Government Operations Committee on February 16, 2012

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