Final Regulations: List Paint or Varnish Strippers Containing Methylene Chloride as a Priority Product
DTSC Reference Number: R-2016-05
OAL Reference Number: Z-2017-1107-10
OAL Approval Date: 12/04/18
Secretary of State Filing Date: 12/04/18
Effective Date: 01/01/19
THE PROPOSAL TO LIST PAINT OR VARNISH STRIPPERS CONTAINING METHYLENE CHLORIDE AS A PRIORITY PRODUCT WAS APPROVED BY THE OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (OAL) AND FILED WITH THE SECRETARY OF STATE ON DECEMBER 4, 2018. THIS REGULATION WILL GO INTO EFFECT ON JANUARY 1, 2019.
The proposal to list Paint or Varnish Strippers Containing Methylene Chloride as a Priority Product was approved by the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) and filed with the Secretary of State on December 4, 2019. This rulemaking becomes effective on January 1, 2019. It adopts section 69511.3 and amends section 69511 of Chapter 55, Division 4.5, Title 22 of the California Code of Regulations.
The following documents were submitted to OAL for approval and filing with the Secretary of State on 10/18/18:
- Form 400
- Final Regulation Text
- Updated Informative Digest
- Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR) with Responses to Comments
- Statement of Good Cause
- Final Technical Report
- FInal Form 399 and Supporting Information
PUBLIC COMMENTS FOR THE PROPOSAL TO LIST PAINT OR VARNISH STRIPPERS CONTAINING METHYLENE CHLORIDE AS A PRIORITY PRODUCT (November 17, 2017 – January 18, 2018).
The public comment period for the Proposal to List Paint or Varnish Strippers Containing Methylene Chloride as a Priority Product was opened from November 17, 2017 through January 18, 2018. All submitted comments can be reviewed on CalSAFER.
DTSC held a public hearing on the proposed regulation on January 8, 2018 in Sacramento, California. The hearing allowed any person(s) to present statements or arguments, orally or in writing, relevant to this proposal. Click here to view the transcripts from this public hearing.
Related Documents & Links
DTSC submitted the following documents to the Office of Administrative Law for review:
- Notice of Proposed Action (NOPA)
- Proposed Regulation Text
- Economic and Fiscal Impact Statement (Form 399)
- Technical Report
- Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR)
- External Scientific Peer Reviews
How to Obtain Copies
You may obtain copes of these documents by mail or in person by contacting:
Ms. Jackie Buttle
Office of Legislation
Department of Toxic Substances Control
1001 I Street, Sacramento, California 95812-0806
Fax Number: (916) 322-2844
Phone Number: (916) 323-5542