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Start Preamble AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA) required the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC or the Commission) to publish, as a mandatory consumer product safety standard, the American National Standard for Four-Wheel All-Terrain Vehicles … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 40392 AGENCY: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Semiannual regulatory agenda. SUMMARY: In this document, the Commission publishes its semiannual regulatory flexibility agenda. In addition, this document includes an agenda of regulatory actions that the Commission expects to be under development or review by … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of opportunity for oral presentation of comments. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC or Commission) announces that there will be an opportunity for interested persons to present oral comments on the petition requesting that the Commission initiate rulemaking under … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. Start Printed Page 31036 ACTION: Notice of opportunity for oral presentation of comments. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC, Commission) announces that there will be an opportunity for interested persons to present oral comments on the notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 27636 AGENCY: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Request for information. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC, or Commission) seeks suggestions for ways the Commission could potentially reduce burdens and costs of its existing rules, regulations, or practices without harming consumers. DATES: Written … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: Section 104 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA) requires the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission or CPSC) to promulgate consumer product safety standards for durable infant or toddler products. These … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 22190 AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has determined preliminarily that there may be an unreasonable risk of blade-contact injuries associated with table saws. In 2015, there were an estimated 33,400 table saw, … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Extension of comment period. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission or CPSC) published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) regarding fireworks in the Federal Register on February 2, 2017. The NPR invited the public to submit written comments during a … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Danny Keysar Child Product Safety Notification Act, section 104 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA), requires the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission or CPSC) to promulgate consumer product safety … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 9012 AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission or CPSC) proposes to amend its regulations regarding fireworks devices under the Federal Hazardous Substances Act. The proposed amendments are based on the Commission's review of … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 8907 AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of opportunity for oral presentation of comments. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC, Commission) announces that there will be an opportunity for interested persons to present oral comments on the notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission, CPSC, or we) is issuing this notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) to update its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) rule. We are proposing to revise the rule to conform to … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Extension of comment period. SUMMARY: The Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission or CPSC) voted to publish a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) in the Federal Register on November 2, 2016, concerning portable generators. The NPR invited the public to submit … [read more]

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 83556 AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has determined preliminarily that there may be an unreasonable risk of injury and death associated with portable generators. To address this risk, the Commission proposes a … [read more]

Start Preamble AGENCY: Consumer Product Safety Commission. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking. SUMMARY: The Danny Keysar Child Product Safety Notification Act, section 104(b) of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA), requires the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission or CPSC) to promulgate consumer product safety … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Background B. Interpretive Rule C. Request for Comment Footnotes DATES: Back to Top Submit comments by October 6, 2016. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2016-0020 by … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top The Office of the Secretary must receive comments on the petition by October 31, 2016. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2016-0019, by any … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Background 1. Third Party Testing and Burden Reduction 2. Prohibitions in Section 108 of the CPSIA B. Contractor's Research on Phthalates in Consumer Products C. CPSC Staff Analysis 1. Polypropylene (PP) 2. Polyethylene … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top The Seminar will be held on October 20, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. Individuals interested in serving on panels or presenting information at the Seminar should register by August 26, 2016; … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION (CPSC) Prerule Stage 294. Rule Review of: Standard for the Flammability (Open Flame) of Mattress Sets (Section 610 Review) CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION (CPSC) Proposed Rule Stage 295. Recreational Off-Road … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Background and Statutory Authority a. Commission Adjudicative Proceedings b. Procedural Rules Requirement c. History of the Rules of Practice II. Reasons for Proposed Revision of the Rules a. Alignment With … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top As established in the November 9, 2015 NPR, comments on the proposed rule are due by January 25, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Back to Top Stefanie C. Marques, Project Manager, … [read more]

  Correction In proposed rule document 2015-30694 beginning on page 75955 in the issue of Monday, December 7, 2015, make the following correction: On page 75956, in the first column, in the second paragraph, in the fifth and sixth lines “is 866-623-8636 and participant code is 4816474” should read … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION (CPSC) Prerule Stage 431. Rule Review of: Standard for the Flammability (Open Flame) of Mattress Sets (Section 610 Review) CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION (CPSC) Final Rule Stage 432. Recreational Off-Road … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Background B. Opportunity for Oral Presentation of Comments DATES: Back to Top The meeting for interested persons to present oral comments on the petition will begin at 10 a.m. on December 9, 2015, … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top The Office of the Secretary must receive comments on the petition by February 1, 2016. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2015-0033, by … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top The comment period for the CPSC's NPR published on September 24, 2015 (80 FR 57549), is extended by 30 days and thus will end on January 6, 2016. ADDRESSES: Back … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: Electronic Submissions Written Submissions FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top The comment period for the notice of proposed rulemaking published on October 14, 2015 (80 FR 61773), is reopened. Submit comments by December 14, 2015. ADDRESSES: … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background and Statutory Authority II. The Product A. Definition B. Market Description III. Incident Data A. Fatalities B. Nonfatal Injuries C. Hazard Pattern Identification D. Product Recalls IV. International Standards for High Chairs … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top Submit comments by December 28, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2015-0030, by any of the following methods: Electronic Submissions: Submit electronic … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Background B. Extension of Comment Period C. Opportunity for Oral Presentation of Comments DATES: Back to Top The comment period for the proposed rule published August 19, 2015 (80 FR 50238), is extended. … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background and Statutory Authority II. Product Description A. Definition of “Bouncer Seats” B. Market Description III. Incident Data A. Fatalities B. Non-Fatalities C. Hazard Pattern Identification for CPSRMS Incidents D. NEISS Data Analysis … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background and Statutory Authority II. Product Description III. Incident Data 1. Incidents With Injuries 2. Incidents With No Injury Reported 3. Non-Incident Complaints 4. National Electronic Injury Surveillance System Estimates A. Hazard Pattern … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top Submit comments by November 13, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2011-0081, by any of the following methods: Electronic Submissions: Submit electronic comments … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. CPSC's Proposed Regulatory Text List of Subjects in 16 CFR Part 1028 PART 1028—PROTECTION OF HUMAN SUBJECTS PART 1028—PROTECTION OF HUMAN SUBJECTS DATES: Back to Top Comments must be received no … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Background B. Changes to UL 325 and the Existing Regulation C. Description of the Proposed Rule D. Incorporation by Reference E. Effective Date F. Regulatory Flexibility Act G. Environmental Considerations H. Preemption List … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top The Office of the Secretary must receive comments on the petition by October 19, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2015-0022, by any … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background and Statutory Authority II. Product Description A. Definition of Infant Bath Tub B. Market Description III. Incident Data A. Fatalities B. Nonfatal Injuries C. Hazard Pattern Identification D. National Injury Estimates IV. … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top The Office of the Secretary must receive comments on the petition by October 13, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2015-0020, by … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top Submit comments by August 17, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2011-0081, by any of the following methods: Electronic Submissions: Submit electronic comments … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background and Statutory Authority II. Product Description A. Definition of “Hook-On Chair” B. Market Description III. Incident Data A. Fatalities B. Nonfatalities C. Hazard Pattern Identification 1. NEISS Injury Incidents (31 Incidents) 2. … [read more]

Full text SUMMARY: In this document, the Commission publishes its semiannual regulatory flexibility agenda. In addition, this document includes an agenda of regulatory actions that the Commission expects to be under development or review by the agency during the next year. This document meets the requirements of the Regulatory … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Safety Standard for Architectural Glazing Materials B. Petition Request C. Statutory Authority II. The Proposed Amendment A. No Change in Scope B. Test Procedures for Glazing Materials 1. Obsolete References Will … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top The Office of the Secretary must receive comments on the petition by June 8, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2015-0007, by any … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: Electronic Submissions Written Submissions SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top Submit comments by June 19, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2009-0087, by any of the following methods: Electronic Submissions Submit electronic comments … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top The comment period for the ANPR published on January 16, 2015 (80 FR 2327), is extended. Comments must be received by Monday, June 1, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: Electronic Submissions Written Submissions SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Back to Top Submit comments by April 15, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2014-0033, by any of the following methods: Electronic Submissions Back to Top … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Introduction A. Background and Statutory Authority B. Extension Cords 1. Product Description 2. Applicable Voluntary Standard 3. Electrocution and Fire Hazards 4. Risk of Injury 5. Office of Compliance Efforts To Address Extension … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: Electronic Submissions Written Submissions SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Footnotes DATES: Back to Top Submit comments by April 8, 2015. ADDRESSES: Back to Top You may submit comments, identified by Docket No. CPSC-2009-0087, by any of the following methods: Electronic Submissions Submit electronic … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: Electronic Submissions Written Submissions FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. Window Covering Products A. Common Window Covering Products B. Window Covering Market III. The Risk of Injury A. Incident Data Overview B. Physiology of Strangulation and Associated … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Correction DATES: Back to Top Effective December 31, 2014. ADDRESSES: Back to Top The meeting will be held in the Hearing Room, 4th floor of Bethesda Towers Building, 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background A. Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act 1. Statutory Prohibitions 2. Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel 3. Rulemaking B. CHAP Process C. The Proposed Rule II. CHAP Report A. Summary of the CHAP Report … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Background B. The Public Meeting DATES: Back to Top The meeting will begin at 10 a.m., January 7, 2015, at the Consumer Product Safety Commission National Product Testing and Evaluation Center, 5 Research … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background II. The Product A. Products Covered B. Similar or Substitute Products III. Risk of Injury A. Incident Data B. Hazard Characteristics 1. Rollover 2. Occupant Ejection and Seat Belt Use C. NEISS … [read more]

  Table of Contents Back to Top DATES: ADDRESSES: Electronic Submissions Written Submissions FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Introduction A. Background and Statutory Authority B. Seasonal and Decorative Lighting Products 1. Product Description 2. Applicable Voluntary Standard 3. Electrocution and Fire Hazards 4. Risk of Injury 5. … [read more]

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