CPSIA Update: Committee Hearing Thursday

By April 28, 2010General, Regulations

From the House Committee on Commerce and Energy:

Consumer Product Safety Enhancement Act
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Hearing on H.R. ____, the “Consumer Product Safety Enhancement Act”
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Tuesday, 27 April 2010 16:24
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection will hold a hearing entitled H.R. ____, the “Consumer Product Safety Enhancement Act” on Thursday, April 29, 2010.

INVITED WITNESSES:
•Rosario Palmieri, Vice President for Infrastructure, Legal, and Regulatory Policy, National Association of   Manufacturers
•Paul Vitrano, General Counsel, Motorcycle Industry Council
•Jim Gibbons, President and Chief Executive Officer, Goodwill Industries International
•Dan Marshall, Handmade Toy Alliance
•Steve Levy, American Apparel and Footwear Association
•Rick Woldenberg, Chairman, Learning Resources, Inc.
WHEN: 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 29

WHERE: 2322 Rayburn House Office Building

The Committee’s memo for the hearing is here.

See also the news release from the Alliance for Children’s Product Safety, “Chairman Rick Woldenberg to Testify before Congress on Amendments to CPSIA.

We note with interest the absence of any “consumer groups” as witnesses.

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