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Week of October 06 - October 12, 2014

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October 06, 2014 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Chairman Kaye and Chief of Staff Jana Fong-Swamidoss Meeting with Consumer Federation of America and Others

Chairman Elliot Kaye and his Chief of Staff, Jana Fong-Swamidoss, will be meeting with Rachel Weintraub of the Consumer Federation of America and other consumer advocacy groups for an introductory meeting. 2:00 p.m. Bethesda Towers, room 724. The meeting was requested by Rachel Weintraub. For additional information contact Stephen McGoogan, (301) 504-7588. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/29/14.  Posted in the Public 9/30/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
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October 06, 2014 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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Commissioner Mohorovic and Staff Meeting with Consumer Federation of America and Others

Commissioner Joseph Mohorovic and his staff  will be meeting with Rachel Weintraub with the Consumer Federation of America, with the George Slover with the Consumer Union, Ami Gadhia and Zack Laris with the American Academy of Pediatrics, Christine Hine with Public Citizen, Paul Brown with the National Center for Health Research, Celia Wexler with the Union of Concerned Scientists, and Nancy Cowles with Kids in Danger via telephone for an introductory meeting. 4:00 p.m. Bethesda Towers, room 714. The meeting was requested by Rachel Weintraub.  For additional information contact Stephen McGoogan, (301) 504-7588.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/2/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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October 07, 2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
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Andrew Trotta Participating in a Teleconference Regarding Household Electric Ranges

Andrew Trotta, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, participating in a teleconference to discuss developing proposals for cooking fire mitigation requirements in UL 858 – Standard for Safety for Household Electric Ranges; 10:30 am.   The teleconference is being coordinated by Jack Jordan, State Farm.  For additional information contact Andrew Trotta, (301) 987-2057; e-mail atrotta@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/29/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/29/14. 

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  • Substantial
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October 07, 2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 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 task group regarding the development of a new voluntary standard for liquid laundry packets.; 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m..  The task group will be discussing the child deterrent packaging requirements.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Sarah Newens at snewens@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2582.  (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.) Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/2/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
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October 07, 2014 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
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Janet Buyer and Matthew Brookman Participating in a Teleconference Meeting 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 the Task Group for UL 2201, Portable Engine Generator Assemblies; 1:30-3:00 p.m. EDT.  For additional information contact Janet Buyer, jbuyer@cpsc.gov,  (301) 987-2293.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/3/14.

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  • Substantial
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October 07, 2014 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Sharon White Participating in ASTM F 15 Subcommittee Conference Call on Torch Fuel and Lamp Oil

Sharon White, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15 subcommittee on Torch Fuel and Lamp Oil and Devices Used With Each; 2:00 p.m. EST.  The meeting was requested by ASTM.  For call-in information, please contact Len Morrissey, ASTM International, (610) 832-9717, lmorriss@astm.org.  For other meeting information, please contact Sharon White, (301) 987-2562, swhite@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/12/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/12/14.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
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October 08, 2014 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Mark Gill Attending UL 1042 (UL 1278) Task Group Meeting

Mark Gill, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending UL 1042 (UL 1278) task group meeting to discuss proposed requirements for smart enabled movable and wall-or ceiling hung electric room heaters for UL 1278 electric heater standard; 9:00 a.m., Underwriters Laboratories, 12 Laboratory Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC.  The meeting was requested by the UL 1278 Chair.  For additional information contact Mark Gill, (301) 987-2039; e-mail:  mgill@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/3/14.

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October 08, 2014 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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Mark Gill Attending UL 1042 (UL 1278) Standards Technical Panel Meeting

Mark Gill, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending UL 1042 (UL 1278) Standards Technical Panel Meeting to discuss proposed requirements for smart enabled movable and wall-or ceiling hung electric room heaters for UL 1278 electric heater standard; 9:00 a.m., Underwriters Laboratories, 12 Laboratory Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC.  The meeting was requested by the UL 1278 Chair.  For additional information contact Mark Gill, (301) 987-2039; e-mail:  mgill@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/25/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/25/14.

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October 08, 2014 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
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Staff from the Office of Compliance and Field Operations and the Directorate for Health Sciences Meeting with Halogenated Solvents Industry Alliance, Inc.

Staff from the Office of Compliance and Field Operations and the Directorate for Health Sciences  will be meeting with Halogenated Solvents Industry Alliance, Inc. to discuss labeling cautionary language for household products containing Methylene Chloride; 1:30-3:00 p.m.  For additional information contact John Boja, (301) 504-7300.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/2/14.

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October 09, 2014 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
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Commissioner Mohorovic Speaking at American Fireworks Standards Laboratory General Membership Meeting

Commissioner Joseph Mohorovic will be speaking at the American Fireworks Standards Laboratory General Membership Meeting at 9:00 a.m. EDT at the Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 S.E. Second Avenue, Miami, FL.  The meeting was requested by Quinn Dodd. For additional information contact Bryce Dustman at (301) 504-7739.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary  10/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/2/14.

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October 09, 2014 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Mark Gill Attending UL 1042 (UL 1278) Task Group Meeting

Mark Gill, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending UL 1042 (UL 1278) task group meeting to discuss proposed requirements for smart enabled movable and wall-or ceiling hung electric room heaters for UL 1278 electric heater standard; 9:00 a.m., Underwriters Laboratories, 12 Laboratory Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC.  The meeting was requested by the UL 1278 Chair.  For additional information contact Mark Gill, (301) 987-2039; e-mail:  mgill@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 10/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/3/14.

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October 09, 2014 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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Mark Gill Attending UL 1042 (UL 1278) Standards Technical Panel Meeting

Mark Gill, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending UL 1042 (UL 1278) Standards Technical Panel Meeting to discuss proposed requirements for smart enabled movable and wall-or ceiling hung electric room heaters for UL 1278 electric heater standard; 9:00 a.m., Underwriters Laboratories, 12 Laboratory Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC.  The meeting was requested by the UL 1278 Chair.  For additional information contact Mark Gill, (301) 987-2039; e-mail:  mgill@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/25/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/25/14.

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October 09, 2014 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Perry Sharpless Participating in Gravity Task Group Conference Call

Perry Sharpless, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences/Mechanical Division, and other Commission staff, will be participating in the ASTM Gravity 15.51 Consumer Products, Suction Limited Gravity Flow Systems task group meeting; 1:30 p.m.  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 10/2/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 10/3/14.

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October 10, 2014 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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Scott Ayers Attending the CANENA UL Technical Committee 61C Telecon

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will attend the CANENA UL Technical Committee 61C telecon on safety requirements for household refrigerators and freezers; 3:00 pm EST to 4:30 pm EST.  For information on this telecon, included call-in information, please contact Matthew B. Williams, of the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers at 202-872-5955 ext. 317 or mwilliams@aham.org.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 9/8/14.  Posted in the Public Calendar 9/9/14.

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