Senate, House Lawmakers OK Items In CPSC Bill

Law360, New York (July 17, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A group of senators and representatives approved nine new provisions to be added to the Consumer Product Safety Modernization Act on Thursday, taking one more step toward revitalizing the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

Sens. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) and Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) and Reps. John Dingell (D-Mich.) and Joe Barton (R-Texas) voted unanimously in favor of the nine provisions during a conference to unite the bills that have passed the Senate and House of Representatives.

The lawmakers agreed to ban the export of recalled and nonconforming products...
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