Two bills proposed in Congress, one in the Senate (No. 058/2016S) and the other in the House (No. 085/2016C),would call for the Ministry of Health and Social Protection, in coordination with scientific institutions, to: (i) carry out assessments of raw materials and substances that could pose a risk to human health, and (ii) impose protective measures, including restrictions and bans on the use of hazardous substances, if deemed appropriate.