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Week of February 09 - February 15, 2015

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February 09, 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Sarah Newens Participating in an ASTM Conference Call Regarding Liquid Laundry Packets

Sarah Newens, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15.71 task group regarding the development of the  voluntary standard for Liquid Laundry Packets; 1: 00 pm-2:00 pm.  The task group will be discussing child deterrent testing protocol requirements. This conference call was requested by ASTM. ( OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.)  For additional information contact Sarah Newens at Snewens@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2582.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/6/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/6/15.

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February 11, 2015 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Rick McCallion Attending the ASTM F24 Subcommittee Meetings

Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will be attending the ASTM F24 Subcommittee meetings at the Riverside Hotel; Ft Lauderdale, FL. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, contact Rick McCallion , (301) 987-2222; email: rmccallion@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/2/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/3/15.

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February 11, 2015 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Sarah Newens Participating in an ASTM Conference Call Regarding Liquid Laundry Packets

Sarah Newens, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15 task group regarding the development of the voluntary standard for Liquid Laundry Packets.  The task group will be discussing the labeling requirements; 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. This conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Sarah Newens at snewens@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2582.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/27/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 1/28/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
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February 11, 2015 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Commission Meeting
Briefing Matter: Final Rule - Safety Standard for Frame Child Carriers

To be held at CPSC Headquarters -Bethesda Towers - Hearing Room 420  Bethesda, MD

The staff will brief the Commission on a draft final rule that would establish a mandatory safety standard for frame child carriers pursuant to section 104 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008.  The draft final rule would incorporate the applicable voluntary standard without any modifications.  The draft final rule would also amend 16 CFR part 1112 to include the mandatory safety standard for frame child carriers in the list of Commission issued Notice of Requirements.

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

 

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Safety Standard for Frame Child Carriers

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February 12, 2015 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Rick McCallion Attending the ASTM F24 Subcommittee Meetings

Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will be attending the ASTM F24 Subcommittee meetings at the Riverside Hotel; Ft Lauderdale, FL. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, contact Rick McCallion , (301) 987-2222; email: rmccallion@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/2/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/3/15.

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February 12, 2015 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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Commission Meeting
Celestine Kish Participating in an ASTM Subcommittee Meeting Regarding Liquid Laundry Packets

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a meeting with the ASTM F15 subcommittee regarding the development of the Liquid Laundry Packets standard; 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. in Washington D.C.  The meeting was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2547.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/27/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 1/28/15.

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February 12, 2015 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Perry Sharpless and Other CPSC Staff Participating in Gravity Task Group Conference Call

Perry Sharpless, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences/Mechanical Division, and other CPSC staff participating in the ASTM Gravity 15.51 Consumer Products, Suction Limited Gravity Flow Systems task group meeting.  This meeting was requested by ASTM.  For information, please contact Len Morrissey of ASTM at 610-832-9719 or lmorriss@astm.org.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/12/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/12/15.

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February 13, 2015 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Rick McCallion Attending the ASTM F24 Subcommittee Meetings

Rick McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, will be attending the ASTM F24 Subcommittee meetings at the Riverside Hotel; Ft Lauderdale, FL. This meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, contact Rick McCallion , (301) 987-2222; email: rmccallion@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/2/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/3/15.

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February 13, 2015 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Meeting
Commissioner Robinson and Staff Meeting with Representatives from Target

Commissioner Marietta Robinson, Heather Bramble, Chief Counsel, Boaz Green, Senior Counsel, Dottie Lee, Confidential Assistant, meeting with Barbara White, Scott Lercel, Kimberly Moore (representatives from Target) to discuss Target’s furniture tip over initiative; 10:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 723.  The meeting was requested by Julie Vallese.  For additional information contact Dottie Lee at dslee@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/11/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/12/15.

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February 13, 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Robert Howell and Other CPSC Staff Meeting with Representatives from IBM Federal Software

Robert Howell, Deputy Executive Director, Safety Operations, and other CPSC staff will be meeting with Justin Fessler, ECM Solutions Consultant, IBM Federal Software.  The meeting is educational in nature and was requested by Justin Fessler.  Representatives from IBM Federal Software intend to introduce the CPSC to IBM’s Watson Content Analytics and Case Management platform.  The meeting is being held at 1:00 pm, in  room 836-D of CPSC’s headquarters facility.  Those attending the meeting should present themselves no later than 12:45 pm to CPSC security personnel on the 4th floor of Bethesda Towers Building 4330, Bethesda, Maryland.  Anyone wishing to attend via telephone conference should contact Robert Howell for access information.  For additional information contact Robert Howell, (301) 504-7621 or rhowell@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/2/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/2/15.

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February 14, 2015 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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Meeting
Commissioner Mohorovic’s Special Assistant Bryce Dustman Attending Toy Industry Association’s 2015 Toy Fair

Bryce Dustman, Special Assistant to Commissioner Mohorovic, attending the Toy Industry Association’s 2015 Toy Fair to attend panels on Saturday, February 14, participate in tours of Mattel, Hasbro and Lego and view exhibits of participants on Sunday, February 15, and attend a Toy Safety Seminar on Monday, February 16; Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY. The invitation for the Toy Fair was extended by Autumn Moore.  For additional information contact Ryan Radford at (301) 504-7901.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/13//15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/13/15.

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February 15, 2015 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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Meeting
Commissioner Mohorovic’s Special Assistant Bryce Dustman Attending Toy Industry Association’s 2015 Toy Fair

Bryce Dustman, Special Assistant to Commissioner Mohorovic, attending the Toy Industry Association’s 2015 Toy Fair to attend panels on Saturday, February 14, participate in tours of Mattel, Hasbro and Lego and view exhibits of participants on Sunday, February 15, and attend a Toy Safety Seminar on Monday, February 16; Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY. The invitation for the Toy Fair was extended by Autumn Moore.  For additional information contact Ryan Radford at (301) 504-7901.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/13//15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/13/15.

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