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News Release
Toxic Free Kids Program Rules Advisory Committee extends meeting schedule through August 30 - 07/10/19

July 10, 2019

What: The Toxic Free Kids Program Rules Advisory Committee (RAC) meeting series has been extended to two additional meeting days: Aug. 9 and Aug. 30. The RAC is holding public meetings to implement requirements set forth by SB 478 of the 2015 legislative session.

Agenda: Provide background information and purpose of RAC; review the rulemaking process; review draft rule language; request input and feedback, discuss next steps.

When: Remaining meeting dates, all 9 a.m. to noon on Fridays, are July 12, July 26, August 9 and August 30.

Where: Portland State Office Building Room 1E, 800 NE Oregon St., Portland. Interested persons can call in to the meetings via conference line at 888-363-4735, access code 102-7039.

Who: The Toxic Free Kids Rules Advisory Committee includes representation of these key stakeholder categories: Oregon Environmental Council, The Toy Association, Oregon Business and Industry, American Chemistry Council, Oregon Health Authority, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Multnomah County Department of Health, Metro Regional Government, Washington Department of Ecology.

Program contact: Justin Waltz, 971-673-1217, justin.waltz@state.or.us

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Everyone has a right to know about and use Oregon Health Authority (OHA) programs and services. OHA provides free help. Some examples of the free help OHA can provide are:

  • Sign language and spoken language interpreters
  • Written materials in other languages
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  • Audio and other formats

If you need help or have questions, please contact Justin Waltz, 971-673-1217, 711 TTY, or justin.waltz@state.or.us at least 48 hours before the meeting.


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