Common Cause New York Factsheet: Lead Poisoning Legislation Stalls as Campaign Contributions Flow

September 30, 2004



This Common Cause New York factsheet concerning the real estate lobby begins, 'Popular lead poisoning legislation has been languishing in a New York City Council committee for over a year. The bill, Intro 101, would replace current lead paint regulations with stronger protections for tenants. It is supported by a majority of Council members and the medical community. It was introduced in the Council in March 2002 . But the bill has yet to receive a hearing or a vote.'

READ: Common Cause New York Factsheet: Lead Poisoning Legislation Stalls as Campaign Contributions Flow


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