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Week of August 19 - August 25, 2013

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August 19, 2013
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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Rockville, MD

Association Meeting

Sarah Newens Participating in a Task Group Conference Call Regarding Inclined Sleep Products

Sarah Newens, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, and other staff will be participating in a task group conference call regarding Inclined Sleep Products to discuss the warnings proposed in the draft standard Consumer Safety Specification for Inclined Sleep Products; at 11:00 a.m. EST. The conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Len Morrissey of ASTM (lmorriss@astm.org) or Sarah Newens at snewens@cpsc.gov or at 301-987-2582. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/9/13.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/9/13. 

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Substantial

August 19, 2013
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

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Washington, DC

Association Meeting

Andrew Trotta Attending Meeting of the Fire Protection Research Foundation (FPRF) Cooking Fires Mitigation Technical Panel

Andrew Trotta, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending a meeting of the Fire Protection Research Foundation (FPRF) Cooking Fires Mitigation Technical Panel to discuss the FPRF Cooking Fires Mitigation Technologies Phase II Project status and future plans ; 1:00 PM; Association of Home Appliances Headquarters, 1111 19th Street NW, Suite 402, Washington, DC.  The meeting is being organized by Kathleen Almand, FPRF.  For additional information, contact Andrew Trotta, (301) 987-2057.   Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/12/13.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/12/13. 

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Substantial

August 21, 2013
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

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Bethesda, MD

Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting (This Meeting has been Postponed)

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

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

Hearing Room 420

Matter To Be Considered:

Decisional Matter:  Bassinets and Cradles - Final Rule


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

 

  • Status:Open to the Public

August 22, 2013
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

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Rockville, MD

Voluntary Standards Association Meeting

Perry Sharpless Participating in Gravity Task Group Conference Call

Perry Sharpless, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences/ Mechanical Division, will be participating in the ASTM Gravity 15.51 Consumer Products, Suction Limited Gravity Flow Systems task group conference call at 9:00 a.m. EDT to discuss the ASTM Suction Limited Gravity Flow Systems standard. This meeting was requested by ASTM. To get call information, please contact Len Morrissey of ASTM at 610-832-9719 or lmorriss@astm.org. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/14/13.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/14/13.

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Substantial

August 22, 2013
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

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Bethesda, MD

Association Meeting

Chairman Inez Tenenbaum Meeting with New Leaders at RILA

Chairman Inez Tenenbaum and Dottie Lee, Confidential Assistant, meeting with Kathleen McGuigan, Senior VP of Legal & Regulatory Affairs; and Deborah White, Executive VP and General Counsel, (new leaders at RILA) for an introductory meeting to discuss their membership and ways to work closer with the CPSC on product safety issues; 9:30 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 724.  The meeting was requested by Kathleen McGuigan.  For additional information contact Dottie Lee, (301) 504-7198.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/19/13.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/19/13. 

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial

August 22, 2013
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

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Bethesda, MD

Association Meeting

Commissioner Robert Adler Meeting With the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA)

Commissioner Robert Adler and Counsel Jana Fong-Swamidoss meeting with Kathleen McGuigan, Sr. Vice President of Legal & Regulatory Affairs and Deborah White, Executive Vice President & General Counsel of the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) for an introductory meeting to discuss working closer with CPSC on product safety matters; 1:30 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 725.  The meeting was requested by Ms. McGuigan.  For additional information contact Ophelia McCardell, (301) 504-7731.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/20/13.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/20/13. 

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial

August 22, 2013
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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Bethesda, MD

Association Meeting

Commissioner Nancy Nord and Staff Meeting with the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA)

Commissioner Nancy Nord and staff members Tim Reggev, Joe Martyak, and Nathan Cardon will be meeting with Kathleen McGuigan, Senior VP of Legal & Regulatory Affairs; and Deborah White, Executive VP and General Counsel, of the Retail Industry Leaders Association to discuss opportunities for collaboration between RILA and the CPSC. The meeting will be held at 3:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 722.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/19/13.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/19/13.

  • Status:Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial