Senate Confirms Boyle As CPSC Commissioner

By Emily Field (June 22, 2022, 6:47 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Senate on Wednesday narrowly voted to confirm Mary T. Boyle as commissioner of the Consumer Products Safety Commission, giving Democrats a 3-2 majority at the agency.

The 50-48 vote comes nearly a year after President Joe Biden nominated Boyle, who was then the CPSC executive director and had spent nearly a decade at the agency. With the Senate's confirmation, the CPSC has a full commission of five commissioners for the first time since October 2019.

"Boyle has spent more than a decade on the CPSC staff in various leadership positions. She spearheaded important initiatives to protect consumers from hazardous...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!