California advances gas stove warning label bill

It’s one of at least three blue states considering similar legislation this year.
In this Jan. 11, 2006, file photo, a gas-lit flame burns on a natural gas stove. (AP Photo/Thomas Kienzle, File)

Blue states are considering legislation this year to require gas stoves to come with a warning label.

The California Assembly Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials Committee advanced a bill Tuesday on a 5-2 party-line vote. New York and Illinois are exploring similar legislation.

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