2009 Federal Register Notices

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice: Open Commission Meeting and Briefing on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, 9a.m. – 12 noon, Hearing Room, Bethesda Maryland, on: 1. GAO Presentation of Their Report, Better Information and Planning Would Strengthen CPSC’s Oversight of Imported Products; 2. CPSC Staff Presentation on Actions to Implement the Recommendations in the GAO Report; 3. CPSA Section 15j – Substantial Hazard Listing on Drawstrings and Hair Dryers; and 4. Status - Product Registration Cards, September 30, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice: Closed Meeting on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, 2 p.m., to discuss Compliance Matters, September 30, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice: Closed Meeting on Wednesday, September 30, 2009, 2 p.m., to discuss Compliance Matters, September 30, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice: Closed Meeting (on Thursday September 17, 2009) to discuss internal procedures, September 21, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Collection; Comment Request – Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act; Compliance Form, September 21, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request-Safety Standard for Cigarette Lighters, September 21, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request-Requirements for Electrically Operated Toys and Children’s Articles, September 21, 2009 [Text] [PDF

 

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request-Safety Standard for Automatic Residential Garage Door Operators, September 21, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request-Safety Standard for Omnidirectional Citizens Band Base Station Antennas, September 21, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request-Safety Standard for Walk-Behind Power Lawn Mowers, September 21, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice: Closed Meeting (on Thursday September 24, 2009) to discuss Compliance Matters, September 17, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice: Closed Meeting (on Tuesday, September 22, 2009) to discuss Compliance Matters, September 17, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

K.S. Trading Corporation Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket no. 09-C0036 – COMMENT REQUEST, September 17, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Maran, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket no. 09-C0035 – COMMENT REQUEST, September 17, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Kohl’s Department Stores, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order – COMMENT REQUEST – September 10, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Hill Sportswear, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order – COMMENT REQUEST – September 9, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

TGH International Trading, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order – COMMENT REQUEST – September 4, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Infant Bath Seats: Termination of Rulemaking, September 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Safety Standard for Infant Bath Seats, 16 CFR Part 1215 – COMMENT REQUEST, September 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Revocation of Regulation Banning Certain Baby-Walkers, Walker-Jumpers, and Similar Products, 16 CFR 1500 – COMMENT REQUEST, September 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Safety Standard for Infant Walkers, 16 CFR Part 1216 – COMMENT REQUEST, September 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Third Party Testing for Certain Children’s Products; Notice of Requirements for Accreditation of Third Party Conformity Assessment Bodies to Assess Conformity With Parts 1203, 1510, 1512, and/or 1513 and Section 1500.86(a)(7)( and/or (a)(8) of Title 16, CFR- COMMENT REQUEST, September 2, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Civil Penalty Factors, Interim Final Interpretative Rule - 16 CFR 1119 - COMMENT REQUEST, September 1, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

CORRECTION - Civil Penalty Factors, Withdrawal of Proposed Rule - 16 CFR 1119, September 1, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Determinations Regarding Lead Content on Certain Materials or Products; Final Rule, August 26, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Civil Penalty Factors; Withdrawal of Proposed Rule, August 26, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Notice of Availability of a Statement of Policy: Interpretation and Enforcement of Section 103(a) of the CPSIA, August 19, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Notice of Availability of a Statement of Policy: Testing of Component Parts with Respect to Section 108 of the CPSIA, (CPSC Docket Number: CPSC-2009-0063) - COMMENT REQUEST, August 17, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Audit Requirements for Third Party Conformity Assessment Bodies, Proposed Rule - COMMENT REQUEST, August 13, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Ross Stores, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0031- COMMENT REQUEST, August 12, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Commission Agenda, Priorities and Strategic Plan: Notice of Hearing on August 25, 2009 – Presentation Requests, August 11, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Interpretative Rule on Inaccessible Component Parts – FINAL RULE (Effective August 14, 2009) – August 7, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Raymond Geddes & Co. – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0021,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Downeast Concepts, Inc. – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0022,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0023,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Michaels Stores, Inc. – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0024,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0025,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

First Learning Company Limited – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0026,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

A & A Global Industries, Inc. – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0027,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Cardinal Distributing Company, Inc. – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0028,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Dollar General Corporation – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0029,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Haier America Trading, LLC – Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CSPC Docket No. 09-C0030,- COMMENT REQUEST, August 3, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice: Closed Meeting to discuss Compliance Matters, July 23, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Notice of Consultation Pursuant to Section 106 of the CPSIA; COMMENT REQUEST - Docket No. CPSC-2009-0047, July 21, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; COMMENT REQUEST - Safety Standard for Walk-Behind Power Lawn Mowers, July 13, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; COMMENT REQUEST – Safety Standard for Cigarette Lighters, July 8, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; COMMENT REQUEST – Safety Standard for Automatic Residential Garage Door Operators, July 8, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

OKK Trading, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order – CPSC Docket No. 09-C0020, COMMENT REQUEST, July 8, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; COMMENT REQUEST – Safety Standard for Electrically Operated Toys and Children’s Articles, July 8, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; COMMENT REQUEST – Omnidirectional Citizens Band Base Station Antennas, July 8, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Notice of Stay of Enforcement Pertaining to Bicycles and Related Products, June 30, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Requirements for Consumer Registration of Durable Infant or Toddler Products – Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – COMMENT REQUEST, June 29, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Submission for OMB Review: Requirements for Baby-Bouncers, Walker-Jumpers, and Baby-Walkers – COMMENT REQUEST, June 25, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Submission for OMB Review: Flammability Standards for Children’s Sleepwear – COMMENT REQUEST, June 25, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Submission for OMB Review: Flammability Standards for Carpets and Rugs – COMMENT REQUEST, June 25, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Submission for OMB Review: Testing and Recordkeeping Requirements Under the Standard for the Flammability (Open Flame) of Mattress Sets – COMMENT REQUEST, June 25, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Mattel, Inc. and Fisher-Price, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, (CPSC Docket No. 09-C0019) – COMMENT REQUEST, June 12, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Labeling Amendment of Blasting Caps - Final Rule, June 9, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Commission Agenda, Priorities and Strategic Plan; Request for Comments, COMMENT Request, June 9, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Agency Emergency Processing Under Office of Management and Budget Review; Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel Questionnaire, COMMENT Request, May 27, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Notice of Stay of Enforcement Pertaining to Youth Motorized Recreational Vehicles, May 12, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Mega Brands America, Inc., f/k/a Rose Art Industries, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreements and Order , CPSC Docket No. 09-C0018, COMMENT Request, April, 24, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; Testing and Recordkeeping Requirements Under the Standard for the Flammability (Open Flame) of Mattresses - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; Testing and Recordkeeping Requirements for Carpets and Rugs - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget Approval; Children’s Products Containing Lead; Procedures and Requirements for Commission Determination or Exclusion, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; Baby Bouncers, Walker-Jumpers, and Baby-Walkers - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Proposed Extension of Approval of Information Collection; Children’s Sleepwear - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Marshalls of MA, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0004 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Bob’s Stores Corp., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0005 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

The TJX Companies, d/b/a T.J. Maxx, Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0006 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Concord Buying Group, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0007 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Retco, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0008 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Outfitter Trading Company LLC, Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0009 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Orioxi International Corporation, Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0010 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Seventy Two, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0011 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Urgent Gear, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0012 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Coolibar, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0013 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Kidz World, Inc., d/b/a High Energy USA, Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0014 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Forman Mills, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0015 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0016 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Brents-Riodan Co., LLC, Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0017 - COMMENT REQUEST, April 16, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Notice of April 22, 2009, Roundtable on Cribs and Other Sleeping Environments for Infants, March 30, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Guidelines and Requirements for Mandatory Recall Notices: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - COMMENT REQUEST, March 20, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Final Rule; Procedures and Requirements for a Commission Determination or Exclusion, March 11, 2009 

 

Correction: Notice of Availability of Draft Guidance Regarding Which Children’s Products are Subject to the requirements of CPSIA Section 108, March 9, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Tracking Labels for Children’s Products Under Section 103 of the CPSIA; Notice of Inquiry; Request for Comments and Information - COMMENT REQUEST, February 26, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Notice of Availability of Draft Guidance Regarding Which Children’s Products are Subject to the Requirements of CPSIA Section 108; Request for Comments and Information - COMMENT REQUEST, February 23, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Exemptions for Certain Electronic Devices; Interim Final Rule - COMMENT REQUEST, February 12, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Exemptions for Certain Electronic Devices; Withdrawal of Proposed Rule, February 12, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Stay of Enforcement of Testing and Certification Requirements, February 9, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Lasko Products, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order, CPSC Docket No. 09-C0003 – COMMENT REQUEST, January 22, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Interpretative Rule on Inaccessible Component Parts; Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – COMMENT REQUEST, January 15, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Exemptions for Certain Electronic Devices; Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – COMMENT REQUEST, January 15, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Proposed Determinations Regarding Lead Content Limits on Certain Materials or Products; Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – COMMENT REQUEST, January 15, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Children’s Products Containing Lead; Notice of Proposed Procedures and Requirements for a Commission Determination or Exclusion – COMMENT REQUEST, January 15, 2009 [Text] [PDF]

 

Accreditation Requirements for Third Party Conformity Assessment Bodies to Test to the Requirements for Lead Content in Children's Metal Jewelry as Established by the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 – COMMENT REQUEST, December 22, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Ban of Lead-Containing Paint and Certain Consumer Products Bearing Lead-Containing Paint - Final Rule, December 19, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Exemption from Classification as Banned Hazardous Substance; Exemption for Boston Billow Nursing Pillow and Substantially Similar Nursing Pillows - Final Rule, December 19, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Nordstrom, Inc., Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement – COMMENT REQUEST, December 9, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Fall 2008 Semiannual Regulatory Agenda, published on November 24, 2008. Located in the "Unified Agenda and Regulatory Plan" area at http://www.reginfo.gov/public/

 

IKEA North American Services, LLC, Provisional Acceptance of a Settlement Agreement and Order – COMMENT REQUEST, December 1, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Information Disclosure Under Section 6(b) of the Consumer Product Safety Act – Final Rule, November 28, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Labeling Requirement for Toy and Game Advertisements; Final Rule; Correction, November 25, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Options to Address Crib Safety Hazards; Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Request for Comments and Information – COMMENT REQUEST, November 25, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Final Rule: Certificates of Compliance, November 18, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Final Rule: Labeling Requirement for Toy and Game Advertisements, November 17, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Third Party Testing for Certain Children’s Products; Notice of Requirements for Accreditation of Third Party Conformity Assessment Bodies to Assess Conformity With Part 1501 of Title 16 CFR (Small Parts) – COMMENT REQUEST, November 17, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Final Rule: Standard for All Terrain Vehicles – 16 CFR Part 1420, November 14, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Third Party Testing for Certain Children's Products (Cribs and Pacifiers); Notice of Requirements for Accreditation of Third Party Conformity Assessment Bodies to Assess Conformity with Part 1508, Part 1509, and /or Part 1511 of Title 16, Code of Federal Regulations - COMMENT REQUEST, October 22, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Standard for the Flammability of Clothing Textiles; Corrections, October 20, 2008 [Text] [PDF]

 

Labeling Requirement for Toy and Game Advertisements, 16 CFR 1500 - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - COMMENT REQUEST, October 6, 2008 [Text] [PDF]