CPSC Reform Act of 2008

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Article summary (how summaries work)
The bill, which was introduced February, 25, 2008, discussed the need for full, public disclosure of the manufacturing and selling of a product, including those that have been recalled. [1] The four main topics of the bill include: children protection, enhancing recall actions, increasing resources and effectiveness as well as strengthening penalties and enforcement. [2]


Senate Action

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Scored vote

Scorecard: National Journal 2008 Senate Scorecard

Org. position: Aye


"Kill a House-passed measure with less stringent consumer product safety rules than a Senate committee alternative. March 4. (57-39)"

(Original scorecard available at: http://www.nationaljournal.com/njmagazine/cs_20090228_4813.php)

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See also


  1. CPSC Reform Act on CPSC Reform Act.
  2. Senate passes CPSC Reform Act on Senate passes CPSC Reform Act (S. 2663).

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