Commissioner Kaye and his Staff are Meeting with AFSL and APA Representatives

Mar
26
2019
Commissioner Kaye and his Staff are Meeting with AFSL and APA Representatives
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
3/26/19 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
East West Towers Building, Bethesda, Maryland
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2019-03-26 13:00:00 2019-03-26 14:00:00 America/New_York Commissioner Kaye and his Staff are Meeting with AFSL and APA Representatives

Commissioner Kaye and his staff will meet with representatives from AFSL and APA including:  John Rogers, Executive Director, AFSL; Julie Heckman, Executive Director, APA; Michael Ingram, President, AFSL, Fireworks Over America; Quin Dodd, General Counsel, AFSL; Tad Trout, AFSL Director, TNT Fireworks and Nancy Nord, AFSL Director to discuss the status of the Fireworks NPR.  The meeting was requested by John Rogers.  For additional information, contact Jana Fong Swamidoss at 301-504-7881.  Transmitted to the Offie of the Secretary 3/18/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/19/19.

East West Towers Building, Bethesda, Maryland

Commissioner Kaye and his staff will meet with representatives from AFSL and APA including:  John Rogers, Executive Director, AFSL; Julie Heckman, Executive Director, APA; Michael Ingram, President, AFSL, Fireworks Over America; Quin Dodd, General Counsel, AFSL; Tad Trout, AFSL Director, TNT Fireworks and Nancy Nord, AFSL Director to discuss the status of the Fireworks NPR.  The meeting was requested by John Rogers.  For additional information, contact Jana Fong Swamidoss at 301-504-7881.  Transmitted to the Offie of the Secretary 3/18/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/19/19.

Commissioner Kaye and his Staff Meeting with Bureau Veritas

Mar
26
2019
Commissioner Kaye and his Staff Meeting with Bureau Veritas
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
3/26/19 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
East West Towers Building, Bethesda, Maryland
Topic: Other
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2019-03-26 14:00:00 2019-03-26 15:00:00 America/New_York Commissioner Kaye and his Staff Meeting with Bureau Veritas

Commissioner Kaye and his staff will meet with Rick Rosati, Vice President of Government Affairs and Industry Standards of Bureau Veritas, to discuss ASTM's work on the clothing storage unit tipover standard, as well as Mr. Rosati's role on the ASTM F15 Executive Committee on consumer products.  The meeting was requested by Rick Rosati.  For additional information, contact Jana Fong Swamidoss at 301-504-7881. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/18/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/19/19.

East West Towers Building, Bethesda, Maryland

Commissioner Kaye and his staff will meet with Rick Rosati, Vice President of Government Affairs and Industry Standards of Bureau Veritas, to discuss ASTM's work on the clothing storage unit tipover standard, as well as Mr. Rosati's role on the ASTM F15 Executive Committee on consumer products.  The meeting was requested by Rick Rosati.  For additional information, contact Jana Fong Swamidoss at 301-504-7881. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/18/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/19/19.

March 13, 2019
Discussion of CPSC's FY2020 Performance Budget Request to Congress.

March 13, 2019
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) held a public hearing to receive information from interested parties about possible changes to CPSC's Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database, www.SaferProducts.gov, to improve the website's usefulness and ease of use.

Tim Smith and other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group

Mar
22
2019
Tim Smith and other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
3/22/19 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
Rockville, Maryland
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2019-03-22 13:30:00 2019-03-22 14:30:00 America/New_York Tim Smith and other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group

Tim Smith, Division of Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call of the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group Friday, March 22, 2019, from 1:30 pm to 2:30 p.m. ET, to discuss changes to the Infant Bedding voluntary standard. The meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, please contact Tim Smith at tsmith@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2557. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/15/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/15/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

Tim Smith, Division of Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call of the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group Friday, March 22, 2019, from 1:30 pm to 2:30 p.m. ET, to discuss changes to the Infant Bedding voluntary standard. The meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, please contact Tim Smith at tsmith@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2557. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/15/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/15/19. (S)

CPSC Staff Meeting with a Representative from Consumers Union

Mar
20
2019
CPSC Staff Meeting with a Representative from Consumers Union
9:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
3/20/19 9:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Rockville, Maryland
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2019-03-20 09:00:00 2019-03-20 12:00:00 America/New_York CPSC Staff Meeting with a Representative from Consumers Union

CPSC staff meeting with a representative from Consumers Union on Wednesday March 20, 2019, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in room 105 at 5 Research Place, Rockville, Maryland 20850.  Mattress flammability testing will be discussed in a closed meeting 9:00 am to 10:30 am. Furniture tip-over will be discussed with the closed portion on the furniture tip-over study 10:30 am to 11:30am, and the open portion regarding the furniture tip-over study results 11:30 am to 12:00 pm. The Consumers Union requested a meeting with CPSC staff to discuss proprietary information related to mattress flammability testing and a furniture tip-over study.  Contact George Borlase at gborlase@cpsc.gov or 301-504-7622 for further information. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/15/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/15/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

CPSC staff meeting with a representative from Consumers Union on Wednesday March 20, 2019, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in room 105 at 5 Research Place, Rockville, Maryland 20850.  Mattress flammability testing will be discussed in a closed meeting 9:00 am to 10:30 am. Furniture tip-over will be discussed with the closed portion on the furniture tip-over study 10:30 am to 11:30am, and the open portion regarding the furniture tip-over study results 11:30 am to 12:00 pm. The Consumers Union requested a meeting with CPSC staff to discuss proprietary information related to mattress flammability testing and a furniture tip-over study.  Contact George Borlase at gborlase@cpsc.gov or 301-504-7622 for further information. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/15/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/15/19. (S)

John Gordon and other Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the EPA Federal Interagency Committee on Indoor Air Quality (CIAQ)

Mar
20
2019
John Gordon and other Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the EPA Federal Interagency Committee on Indoor Air Quality (CIAQ)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
3/20/19 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Rockville, Maryland
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2019-03-20 13:00:00 2019-03-20 16:00:00 America/New_York John Gordon and other Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the EPA Federal Interagency Committee on Indoor Air Quality (CIAQ)

John Gordon, Directorate for Health Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the EPA Federal Interagency Committee on Indoor Air Quality (CIAQ) and other stakeholders, on Wednesday March 20, 2019, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.. The conference call was requested by the CIAQ.  CPSC staff will update the Committee on indoor air-related projects in which CPSC participates.  For additional information, including call-in information, contact John Gordon at 301-987-2025 or jgordon@cpsc.gov . Information also can be accessed at the EPA website https://www.epa.gov/indoor-air-quality-iaq/federal-interagency-committee-indoor-air-quality. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/15/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/15/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

John Gordon, Directorate for Health Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the EPA Federal Interagency Committee on Indoor Air Quality (CIAQ) and other stakeholders, on Wednesday March 20, 2019, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.. The conference call was requested by the CIAQ.  CPSC staff will update the Committee on indoor air-related projects in which CPSC participates.  For additional information, including call-in information, contact John Gordon at 301-987-2025 or jgordon@cpsc.gov . Information also can be accessed at the EPA website https://www.epa.gov/indoor-air-quality-iaq/federal-interagency-committee-indoor-air-quality. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/15/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/15/19. (S)

Commissioner Kaye and his Staff Meeting with Pamela Gilbert and Maria Bella

May
09
2019
Commissioner Kaye and his Staff Meeting with Pamela Gilbert and Maria Bella
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
5/9/19 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
East West Bethesda Towers Building, Room 722, Bethesda, Maryland
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2019-05-09 13:00:00 2019-05-09 14:00:00 America/New_York Commissioner Kaye and his Staff Meeting with Pamela Gilbert and Maria Bella

Commissioner Kaye and his staff are meeting with Pamela Gilbert and Maria Bella regarding drowning preventing. Attendees will include: Pamela Gilbert, Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca; Maria Bella. The meeting will be held from 1 pm to 2 pm, Thursday, May 9, Bethesda Towers, Room 722.  The meeting was requested by Pamela Gilbert. The meeting will be open. For additional information contact Jana Fong Swamidoss at 301-504-7881. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/15/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/15/19. (S)

East West Bethesda Towers Building, Room 722, Bethesda, Maryland

Commissioner Kaye and his staff are meeting with Pamela Gilbert and Maria Bella regarding drowning preventing. Attendees will include: Pamela Gilbert, Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca; Maria Bella. The meeting will be held from 1 pm to 2 pm, Thursday, May 9, Bethesda Towers, Room 722.  The meeting was requested by Pamela Gilbert. The meeting will be open. For additional information contact Jana Fong Swamidoss at 301-504-7881. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/15/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 3/15/19. (S)