US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting December 2, 2009

December 02, 2009
CPSC staff brief the public about a policy to rest and certify lead paint and content, an existing stay of testing and certification, and a notice of inquiry for tracking labels for drywall.
Holiday Town Hall on Toy Safety

November 17, 2009
At a Town Hall meeting held in New York City, CPSC Chairman Inez Tenenbaum was joined by parents and consumers to talk toy safety.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting Implementation of a Searchable Consumer Product Safety Incident Database November 10, 2009

November 10, 2009
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) invited affected stakeholders and other interested persons to attend a free, one-day public hearing: ""Implementation of a Searchable Consumer Product Safety Incident Database."" Interested parties were invited to present comments, views, questions.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting November 9, 2009

November 09, 2009
CPSC staff discuss guidance documents on Testing and Certification.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting November 4, 2009 (9 AM)

November 04, 2009
CPSC staff discuss a petition for the exclusion of brass lead.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting November 4, 2009 (10 AM)

November 04, 2009
The Commission conducted a public hearing to receive views from all interested parties about the draft guidance for industry entitled ""July 2009 Staff Draft Technical Guidance on Unblockable Drains."" The guidance specifies requirement for a drain cover, such that, when attached to a drain, it constitutes an unblockable drain.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting October 21, 2009

October 21, 2009
CPSC staff vote on lab accreditation requirements for lead, lead determination guidance and recreational off-highway vehicles.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Hearing October 14, 2009 Morning Session

October 14, 2009
CPSC staff brief the commission about recent exclusions and requirements for lead, discuss the safety of recreational off-highway vehicles, and give details on the Toy Safety Certification Program, Toy Industry Association, Consumer Union and Consumer Federation of America.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Hearing October 14, 2009 Afternoon Session

October 14, 2009
CPSC staff brief the commission about recent exclusions and requirements for lead, discuss the safety of recreational off-highway vehicles, and give details on the Toy Safety Certification Program, Toy Industry Association, Consumer Union and Consumer Federation of America.
US Consumer Product Safety Commission: Public Meeting October 7, 2009

October 07, 2009
GAO explain how, ""Better Information Planning Would Strengthen CPSC's Oversight of Imported Products."" CPSC staff give a presentation on actions being taken to implement the recommendations in the GAO Report. CPSC staff also discuss the status of substantial hazard listings on drawstrings and hair dryers and the status of product registration cards.