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Week of April 29 - May 05, 2013

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April 30, 2013
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

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Bethesda, MD

Association Meeting

Robert Howell and other CPSC Staff Meeting with the Consumer Specialty Products Association (Meeting Cancelled by Request of CSPA)

Robert Howell, Deputy Executive Director, Safety Operations; Marc Schoem, Acting Director of Compliance and Field Operations (EXC); Howard Tarnoff, Senior Counselor to the Director, EXC; Mary Toro, Director of Regulatory Enforcement, EXC; and other CPSC staff, will be meeting with Tim Brown, Phil Klein, and Beth Law, of Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA); Robert Skoglund, 3M; Ebenezer Barimo, The Scotts Company; Adam Selisker, CRC Industries; Michael Buczynski, Church and Dwight; and other association members to discuss specific labeling requirements for consumer products of interest to CSPA members and the potential impact from OSHA’s recently issued HazCom rule.  This meeting is open to the public.  Interested members of the public may also listen to the discussion via teleconference.  Members of the public will not have the opportunity to ask questions, comment, or otherwise participate in the meeting.  Interested parties wishing to listen to the discussion via teleconference should contact Robert Howell by email (rhowell@cpsc.gov) for call-in instructions no later than Monday, April 22, 2013.  The meeting is being held at 9:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 836D.  For additional information contact Robert Howell (301) 504-7621 or rhowell@cpsc.gov).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/8/13.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/8/13. 

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Substantial

May 01, 2013
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

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Bethesda, MD

Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Hearing Room 420

Matter to be Discussed

Decisional Matter:  Section 1110 Certificates of Compliance - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

A live webcast of the Meeting can be viewed at www.cpsc.gov/live

Certificate of Compliance Commission Meeting Minutes 

  • Status:Open to the Public

May 02, 2013
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

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Rockville, MD

Association Meeting

Patricia Edwards Participating in ASTM Frame Carriers Task Group Phone Conference

Patricia Edwards, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in a phone conference with the ASTM Frame Carriers Task Group at 10:00 a.m. EST. This meeting was requested by the ASTM task group. For the conference call information, please contact Patricia Edwards on or before May 1, 2013 at 301-987-2224 or at pedwards@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/25/13.  Posted in the Public Calendar 4/25/13. 

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Substantial

May 02, 2013
11:30 AM to 12:45 PM

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Raleigh, NC

Association Meeting

Neal S. Cohen speaking at the Fair Trade Federation Annual Conference

Neal S. Cohen (Small Business Ombudsman) speaking to attendees at the Fair Trade Federation Annual Conference;11:30 am – 12:45 pm EST, in Raleigh, NC. The presentation, titled Your Product Safety Questions Answered, was requested by the Fair Trade Federation and addresses the U.S. regulatory requirements for manufacturers and importers of children’s products and the benefits of registering as a small batch manufacturer with CPSC.  This program will focus specifically on issues related to importing fair trade products.  The presentation will take place at the Doubletree Raleigh Brownstown-University Hotel in Raleigh, NC. For additional information, click here: http://www.fairtradefederation.org/ and search for Annual Conference.  You may also contact Neal S. Cohen at ncohen@cpsc.gov with any questions or to schedule a time to speak individually. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/22/13. Posted in Public Calendar 4/2/13. 

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Substantial

May 03, 2013
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

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Raleigh, NC

Association Meeting

Neal S. Cohen Speaking to Small Business in Raleigh, NC

Neal S. Cohen (Small Business Ombudsman) speaking to any interested small business in the metropolitan Raleigh, NC region at 1 pm EST.  The presentation will be an overview of U.S. regulatory requirements for consumer products (including children’s products) and will also explain the requirements and benefits of registering as a small batch manufacturer with CPSC.   Presentation is free and open to the public.  The presentation was initiated by the CPSC’s Office of Education, Global Outreach, and Small Business Ombudsman.  The presentation will take place in Conference Room 209 at the Terry Sanford Federal Building and US Courthouse at 310 New Bern Avenue, Raleigh, NC.  Please bring a photo ID for security purposes, and allow time to pass through security and arrive to the to the 2nd floor.  There is a café in the secure area of the building.  Advance registration is requested (but not required) to ensure adequate seating. Please RSVP at: www.cpsc.gov/meetingsignup.  You may contact Neal S. Cohen at ncohen@cpsc.gov with any questions or to schedule a time to speak individually. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/1/13. Posted in Public Calendar 4/2/13. 

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Substantial