General Assembly Proposed Bill No. 67
January Session, 2021 LCO No. 226
Referred to Committee on ENVIRONMENT
SEN. KASSER, 36th Dist.
AN ACT CONCERNING PESTICIDE REGULATION.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General
1 That the general statutes be amended to require the Department of
2 Energy and Environmental Protection to restrict the use of pesticides on
3 private and public properties to those substances deemed non-
4 carcinogenic by the World Health Organization's International Agency
5 for Research on Cancer, enable municipalities to restrict the use of
6 pesticides on such properties and require said department to establish a
7 publicly available electronic database for the registration of pesticide
8 use in the state .
Statement of Purpose:
To eliminate the use of toxic pesticides that affect the environment and
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