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2011 Senate Bill 603: Ban sale of certain window blinds
  1. 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.
    • 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.
  2. Passed 34 to 4 in the Senate on February 16, 2012.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on February 16, 2012.
    • Referred to the House Government Operations Committee on February 16, 2012.