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Week of June 13 - June 19, 2016

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June 13, 2016 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Meeting
Scott Ayers and Others Attending the NFPA Conference & Expo

Scott Ayers, Directorate of Engineering Sciences, and others will attend the NFPA Conference & Expo at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV  from 8am to 5pm PST daily.  For more information contact Mr. Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/8/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/29/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 13, 2016 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Meeting
The Office of Chairman Kaye Meeting with Representatives from the Window Covering Manufacturers Association

The Office of Chairman Kaye is meeting with Ralph Vasami, Executive Director, Window Covering Manufacturers Association (WCMA) and Ed Krenik, Bracewell LLP to discuss the current status of window covering safety standards and other topics of mutual interest. 10:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 724.  The meeting was requested by Ed Krenik. For additional information contact Stephen McGoogan, (301) 504-7588.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 6/8/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 6/9/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 13, 2016 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Celestine Kish Participating in an ASTM Conference Call Regarding Infant Swings Task Group

(Meeting postponed) (Date to be Determined)

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15 task group regarding Infant Swings; 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.  The task group will be discussing strap entanglement behind the product.  This conference call 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 5/11/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/11/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 13, 2016 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Sharon White and Other CPSC Staff Participating in a Conference Call with ASTM on Torch Fuel and Lamp Oil

Sharon White, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, and other CPSC staff participating in a conference call with ASTM and interested parties to discuss voluntary standards development for torch fuel and lamp oil; 2:00 pm to 3:00 p.m. EST.  The meeting was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Sharon White at swhite@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2662.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 6/2/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 6/8/16. 

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 14, 2016 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Add to Outlook West Conshohocken, PA
Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Celestine Kish and Other CPSC Staff Attending ASTM F15 Subcommittee Meetings for Various Juvenile Products

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be attending the ASTM F15 subcommittee meeting for Gates; Infant Inclined Sleep Products; Stationary Activity Centers; Changing Tables; High Chairs; Bouncers; Bed Rails, and Booster Seats; 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at ASTM Headquarters, 100 Barr Harbor, West Conshohocken, PA US.  For additional information contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2547.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/23/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/23/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 14, 2016 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Meeting
Scott Ayers and Others Attending the NFPA Conference & Expo

Scott Ayers, Directorate of Engineering Sciences, and others will attend the NFPA Conference & Expo at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV  from 8am to 5pm PST daily.  For more information contact Mr. Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/8/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/29/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 14, 2016 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Outlook Washington, DC
Meeting
Commissioner Buerkle to Deliver Remarks at the American Cleaning Institute's Mid-Year Meeting

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle will deliver remarks at the American Cleaning Institute’s Mid-Year Meeting.; 11:30 a.m.,  ACI – 1331 L Street NW, Suite 650, Washington, DC 20005.  The  meeting was requested by Jacob Cassady.  For  additional  information  contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, 301-504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 6/9/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 6/9/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 14, 2016 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
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Meeting
Commissioner Buerkle and Staff meeting with SC Johnson

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle and Nancy Lowery, Special Assistant, to meet with Christopher Pearce, Director – Government Relations, SC Johnson.  The meeting is introductory in nature and will include discussion of SC Johnson’s latest initiatives, including in the area of ingredient transparency; 1:30 p.m., Washington, DC.  The meeting was requested by Christopher Pearce.  For additional information contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 6/14/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 6/14/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 14, 2016 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Meeting
Office of Chairman Kaye Meeting with Upholstered Furniture Action Council

(Meeting Cancelled)

Office of Chairman Kaye are meeting with Upholstered Furniture Action Council’s (UFAC)  President, Don Coleman, and Vice President, Joe Ziolkowski, and Mary Martha McNamara, Counsel,  for an introductory meeting. 2:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 724.  The meeting was requested by Mary Martha McNamara. For more information contact Stephen McGoogan, 301-504-7588.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 6/10/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 6/10/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Non-Substantial
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June 14, 2016 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Meeting
Robert Howell and Other CPSC Staff Meeting with Representatives from the Upholstered Furniture Action Council

(This meeting is cancelled.)

Robert Howell, Deputy Executive Director, Safety Operations; and other CPSC staff will be meeting with Mary Martha McNamara, McNamara & L’Heureux P.C., Don Coleman and Joe Ziolkowski, of the Upholstered Furniture Action Council. The meeting was requested by the Upholstered Furniture Council (UFAC) to introduce staff to representatives of UFAC and discuss upholstered furniture flammability.  The meeting is being held at 3:00 pm, in room 836-D of CPSC’s headquarters facility. Those attending the meeting should present themselves no later than 2:45 pm to CPSC security personnel on the 4th floor of Bethesda Towers Building 4330, Bethesda, Maryland. For additional information, contact Robert Howell (301.504.7621 or rhowell@cpsc.gov).  (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.)  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 6/9/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 6/9/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 15, 2016 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Celestine Kish and Other CPSC Staff Attending ASTM F15 Subcommittee Meetings for Various Juvenile Products

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be attending the ASTM F15 subcommittee meeting for Gates; Infant Inclined Sleep Products; Stationary Activity Centers; Changing Tables; High Chairs; Bouncers; Bed Rails, and Booster Seats; 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at ASTM Headquarters, 100 Barr Harbor, West Conshohocken, PA US.  For additional information contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2547.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/23/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/23/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 15, 2016 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Meeting
Scott Ayers and Others Attending the NFPA Conference & Expo

Scott Ayers, Directorate of Engineering Sciences, and others will attend the NFPA Conference & Expo at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV  from 8am to 5pm PST daily.  For more information contact Mr. Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 3/8/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 3/29/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 15, 2016 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Public Hearing
Agenda and Priorities for Fiscal Years 2017 and 2018

Hearing Room 420, Bethesda Towers, 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, Maryland 20814

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

  • Status: Open to the Public
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June 16, 2016 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Add to Outlook Rockville, MD
Meeting
Scott Ayers Attending the CSA Telecon for Smart Enabled Gas Grills

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences,  will be attending the CSA telecon for Smart Enabled Gas Grills; 9:00 am to 10:00 am EST.  For more information on this meeting, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/23/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/24/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 16, 2016 1:15 PM to 2:30 PM
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Doug Lee Participating in ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Committee Meetings

Doug Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, participating in ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Committee Meetings by teleconference, to discuss button/coin cell battery ingestion safety and other various requirements for ANSI C18 battery standards; 1:15 pm.  The meeting was requested by the ANSI C18 Secretary.  For additional information contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073; e-mail:  dlee@cpscs.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 6/9/16.  Posted in the Public Calendar 6/10/16.

  • Status: Open to the Public
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