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Week of December 08 - December 14, 2014

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December 08, 2014 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Commissioner Buerkle to Give Remarks at the Consumer Specialty Products Association 2014 Annual Meeting

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle to give remarks at the Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) 2014 Annual Meeting.  Commissioner Buerkle will speak to the Regulatory Government Affairs Advisory Committee (GAAC); 1:00 p.m., Marriott Harbor Beach, Fort Lauderdale, FL.  The meeting was requested by Tim Brown, CSPA.  For additional information contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/2/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
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December 09, 2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Tim Smith Attending Via Phone a Meeting of the ASTM Ad Hoc Wording Task Group

Tim Smith, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, will be participating (remotely, via phone) in a meeting of the ASTM Ad Hoc Wording Task Group to develop recommended wording for sections of ASTM standards that are common to multiple standards; 10:30 a.m. – noon EST. The meeting was requested by the Task Group Chair, Kitty Pilarz. For call-in information, please contact Kitty Pilarz, (716) 687-3343, Kitty.Pilarz@Fisher-Price.com. For other meeting information, please contact Tim Smith, (301) 987-2557, tsmith@cpsc.gov. (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.) Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/3/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/3/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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December 09, 2014 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Members of the Division of Human Factors Meeting with Representatives from Parents Choice Foundation

Khalisa Phillips, Psychologist, Division of Human Factors and other CPSC staff will be meeting with the Parents Choice Foundation to discuss age labeling of toys; 11 a.m., Rooms 103-104, 5 Research Place, Rockville, 20850. The meeting was requested by Claire Greene, President of Parents Choice Foundation.  For additional information contact Dr. Phillips, kphillips@cpsc.gov or (301)987-2592. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 11/19/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 11/20/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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December 09, 2014 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
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Commissioner Robinson and Staff Meeting with the American Apparel & Footwear Association

Commissioner Marietta Robinson, Heather Bramble, Chief Counsel, Boaz Green, Senior Counsel, Dottie Lee, Confidential Assistant, meeting with Juanita D. Duggan, President and CEO and Danielle Iverson, Manager of Government Relations, with the American Apparel & Footwear Association for an introductory meet and greet with AAFA’s new president and CEO; 12:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, rom 723.  The meeting was requested by Danielle Iverson.  For additional information contact Dottie Lee at dslee@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/4/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/4/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
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December 09, 2014 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Commissioner Mohorovic and Special Assistants Meeting American Apparel & Footwear Association

Commissioner Joe Mohorovic and special assistants are holding an introductory meet and greet with Juanita Duggan, President and CEO, and Danielle Iverson, Manager of Government Relations, with the American Apparel & Footwear Association; 1:30 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 722. The meeting was requested by Danielle Iverson. For additional information contact Steve McGoogan at (301) 504-7588.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/4/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/4/14.

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December 09, 2014 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
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Commissioner Buerkle and Staff Meeting with the American Apparel & Footwear Association

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle, Nancy Lowery, Special Assistant, Gib Mullan, Chief Counsel, and Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, to meet with the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA).  Attending from AAFA will be Juanita Duggan, CEO and Danielle Iverson, Manager Government Relations.  The meeting is introductory in nature; 2:30 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 720.  The meeting was requested by Danielle Iverson, AAFA.  For additional information contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/4/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/4/14.

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  • Substantial
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December 10, 2014 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Commissioner Buerkle and Staff Meeting with ExxonMobil

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle, Nancy Lowery, Special Assistant, Gib Mullan, Chief Counsel, and Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant (Office of Commissioner Buerkle) to meet with ExxonMobil to discuss phthalates.  Attending will be Elissa Sterry, ExxonMobil Chemical Company, Chris Wallace, ExxonMobil Chemical Company, Bob Barber, ExxonMobil Biomedical, Robert Nolan, ExxonMobil Corporation, and Ann Claassen, Latham Watkins.  The meeting is being held at 11:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 720.  The meeting was requested by Jacilyn Gutzmer, ExxonMobil.  For additional information contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/5/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/5/14.

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December 10, 2014 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
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Janet Buyer and Matthew Brookman Participating in a Teleconference Meeting of the Task Group for UL 2201, Portable Engine Generator

Janet Buyer, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and Matthew Brookman, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, will be participating in a teleconference meeting of a subgroup to the Task Group for UL 2201, Portable Engine Generator Assemblies at 12:30 pm EDT.  For additional information, contact Janet Buyer, jbuyer@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2293.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 11/25/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 11/25/14. 

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December 10, 2014 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Commissioner Adler and Staff Meeting with ExxonMobil

Commissioner Robert Adler, Sarah Klein, Chief Counsel and Jennifer Feinberg, Senior Counsel to Commissioner Adler, meeting with Elissa Sterry, Vice President, ExxonMobil, to discuss phthalates; 1:00 p.m.,  Bethesda Towers, room 725.  The meeting was requested by Jacilyn Gutzmer of ExxonMobil.  For additional information contact Ophelia McCardell, (301) 504-7731.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/8/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/9/14.

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December 11, 2014 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Rik Khanna Attending ASTM Task Group Meetings Via Teleconference

Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, attending the ASTM E5.15 Furnishing and Contents and Task Group meetings to discuss upholstered furniture fire test standards; 9:00 a.m. via teleconference.  The meeting was scheduled by ASTM.  For additional information contact Rik Khanna, (301) 987-2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/9/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/9/14.

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December 11, 2014 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Celestine Kish Participating in a Task Group Conference Call Regarding Changing Tables

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, will participate in a task group conference call regarding Changing Tables to discuss Changers with Steps at 3:00 pm EST. The conference call was requested by ASTM. For additional information contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov or at 301-987-2547.  (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.)  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/8/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/8/14.

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December 12, 2014 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
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Executive Director Patricia H. Adkins with Representatives of the Consumer Groups

Executive Director Patricia H. Adkins to meet with representatives from the Consumer Federation of America, Consumers Union, the American Academy of Pediatrics, Public Citizen, Union of Concerned Scientists and the Center for Health Research.  The meeting is introductory in nature; 12:00 noon, Bethesda Towers, Room 836-D.  The meeting was requested by Rachel Weintraub, Consumer Federation of America.  For additional information contact Steve McGoogan, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7588.  (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.) Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 12/8/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 12/8/14.

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