Bedding Industry

You must file a notice with the Department of State if you are a:
• Manufacturer of new and used bedding sold in this state.
• Repairer-renovator or rebuilder of bedding sold in this state.
• Seller of used bedding sold in this state.

It is the responsibility of licensees to understand the Articles of Bedding General Business Law.

"Bedding" means any mattress or box spring which can be used by any human being for sleeping or reclining purposes;

"New" means any material or article which has not been previously used for any purpose, including by-products produced in the manufacture of new fabric, and material reclaimed from new fabric; except that an article of bedding returned by the purchaser for exchange, alteration, or correction, within 30 days after date of delivery after original sale at retail, shall be deemed to be a new article, but 30 days after date of such delivery such article shall be deemed to be used;

"Used" shall mean any components from previously used bedding.

Who is Required to Register

Fees and terms of registration

Forms:

Frequently Asked Questions
GENERAL BUSINESS LAW: ARTICLES of BEDDING  —  pdf It is the responsibility of licensees to understand the Articles of Bedding Law.