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Week of August 24 - August 30, 2015

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August 24, 2015 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Chairman Kaye and Staff Meeting with Representatives from the National Cheer Safety Foundation

Chairman Elliot F. Kaye and members of his staff are meeting with Kimberly Archie, Executive Director, National Cheer Safety Foundation, Debra Pyka, and Karen Ziegler to discuss current safety of helmets and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, particularly for youth sports. 10:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 711.  The meeting was requested by Kimberly Archie.  For more information contact Stephen McGoogan, 301-504-7588.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/24/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/24/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
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August 24, 2015 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Commissioner Buerkle Meeting with Walmart

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle to speak at Walmart Headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas to provide an update on CPSC activities. Nancy Lowery, Special Assistant, will also be in attendance; 3:00PM (CT) – 4:00PM (CT).  The meeting was requested by Beth Schommer.  For additional information contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/24/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/24/15. 

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 25, 2015 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Demar Granados and Jason Ng Meeting with The National Fire Protection Association's Technical Committee on Pyrotechnics

Demar Granados and Jason Ng, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, meeting with The National Fire Protection Association’s Technical Committee on Pyrotechnics to discuss NFPA Code 1124 Storage, and Retail Sales of Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles; 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Double Tree by Hilton Denver, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO.  The meeting was requested by The National Fire Protection Association’s Technical Committee on Pyrotechnics.  For additional information contact Demar Granados, (301) 504-7596.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/7/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/7/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
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August 25, 2015 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Commissioner Mohorovic and Staff Meeting with Bureau Veritas

Commissioner Joe Mohorovic and Special Assistant and Counsel Mike Gentine meeting with Chuck Rogers, Bureau Veritas, to discuss a confidential business product; 11:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, Room 722, Bethesda, MD. The meeting is closed to the public because of the proprietary information that will be discussed.  The meeting was requested by Chuck Rogers. For additional information contact Ryan Radford at (301) 504-7901.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/20/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/20/15.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 25, 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Commissioner Adler and Staff Meeting with Bureau Veritas

Commissioner Robert Adler; Chief Counsel Sarah Klein; Senior Counsel Jennifer Feinberg; Deputy Executive Director for Safety Operations Robert Howell; Special Assistant to the Executive Will Cusey, meeting with Rick Rosati (Bureau Veritas), Chuck Rogers (Bureau Veritas) to discuss Bureau Veritas’ protocol for auditing reasonable testing program.  The meeting is being held at 1:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 725.  The meeting was requested by Rick Rosati.  A representative of Bureau Veritas will be discussing confidential and proprietary audit protocols in detail, therefore, the meeting is closed to the public. For additional information contact Amanda Purcell, (301) 504-7731.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/18/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/18/15.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 25, 2015 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Staff of Commissioner Robinson Meeting with Bureau Veritas

Heather Bramble, Chief Counsel, Boaz Green, Senior Counsel, Dottie Lee, Confidential Assistant (Office of Commissioner Marietta Robinson), meeting with Rick Rosati, Bureau Veritas, Chuck Rogers, Bureau Veritas to discuss the Reasonable Testing Program.  Bureau Veritas will be discussing confidential and proprietary audit protocols sin detail, and therefore, the meeting is closed to the public.  The meeting will be held at 2:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 723.  The meeting was requested by Rick Rosati.  For additional information contact Dottie Lee, (301) 504-7198.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/19/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/20/15.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 26, 2015 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Demar Granados and Jason Ng Meeting with The National Fire Protection Association's Technical Committee on Pyrotechnics

Demar Granados and Jason Ng, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, meeting with The National Fire Protection Association’s Technical Committee on Pyrotechnics to discuss NFPA Code 1124 Storage, and Retail Sales of Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles; 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Double Tree by Hilton Denver, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO.  The meeting was requested by The National Fire Protection Association’s Technical Committee on Pyrotechnics.  For additional information contact Demar Granados, (301) 504-7596.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/7/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/7/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
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August 27, 2015 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Commissioner Buerkle and Staff Meeting with Results Leadership Group, LLC

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle and staff meeting with Adam Luecking, Results Leadership Group, LLC, CEO. The purpose of the meeting is for Results Leadership Group to demonstrate their Results Scorecard software and how its capabilities could support CPSC; 10:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 711.  The meeting was requested by Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/21/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/21/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 27, 2015 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Vince Amodeo and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Conference Call with the ASTM F15.59

Vince Amodeo, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15.59 subcommittee for children’s chairs.  The task group will be discussing children’s chair stability requirements; 10:00-11:00 a.m. via teleconference.  The conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Vince Amodeo, (301) 987-2301. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 08/17/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 08/17/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 27, 2015 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
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Janet Buyer and Matthew Brookman Participating in a Teleconference Meeting of a Subgroup of the Task Group for UL 2201

Janet Buyer, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and Matthew Brookman, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, will be participating in a teleconference meeting of a subgroup of the Task Group for UL 2201, Portable Engine Generator Assemblies, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. EDT.  For additional information contact Janet Buyer, jbuyer@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2293.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/13/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/14/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 27, 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Patricia Edwards and Other CPSC Staff Participating in the ASTM Task Group Conference Call

Patricia Edwards, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will participating in the ASTM task group conference call regarding Infant Floor Seats, to be held at 1:00pm EST. The meeting was requested by ASTM. For more information, please contact Patricia Edwards at pedwards@cpsc.gov or at 301-987-2224. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/17/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/17/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 27, 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15 Subcommittee

Dr. Suad Wanna-Nakamura, Directorate for Health Sciences, other EXHR staff will be participating in a teleconference call with the ASTM F15 subcommittee on Infant Floor Seat Task Group; 1:00 pm  Eastern Time.  The teleconference was called for by Lisa Trofe, (organizer). For additional information, contact Suad Wanna-Nakamura at (301) 987-2550; or by email: snakamura@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/17/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/17/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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August 28, 2015 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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John Massale Meeting with the ASTM F15.19 Infant Bedding Subcommittee

John Massale, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, meeting with the Infant Bedding Subcommittee of ASTM F15.19 hosted by ASTM via phone; 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. For additional information contact John Massale at jmassale@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2292.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/11/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/11/15.  (S)

  • Status: Open to the Public
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