Safety Standard for Bassinets and Cradles: Final Rule Correction

This notice explains the correction to the final rule on the standard for bassinets and cradles, 16 CFR Part 1218.
December 24, 2013

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Final Rule; Correction. (View the Final Rule)

 

Summary

 

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission) is correcting a final rule that appeared in the Federal Register of October 23, 2013 (78 FR 63019). The document established a standard for bassinets and cradles that incorporates by reference ASTM F2194-13, with certain modifications. The Commission is correcting two references to sections of ASTM F2194-13.

 

 

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Effective on April 23, 2014.

 

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William Dewgard, Directorate for Compliance, Consumer Product Safety Commission, 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814; telephone: (301) 504-7599; wdewgard@cpsc.gov.

 

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The Commission published a final rule establishing a standard for bassinets and cradles that incorporates by reference ASTM F2194-13, with certain modifications. In FR Doc. 2013-24023, appearing on page 63019 in the Federal Register of October 23, 2013, two references to sections of ASTM F2194-13 were not correct.

 

The following corrections are made:

 

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§ 1218.2 [Corrected]

 

1.On page 63034, in the third column, in § 1218.2, in paragraph (b)(1)(i), “In addition, bassinet/cradle attachments to cribs or play yards, as defined in 3.1.2 or 3.1.12, are included in the scope of the standard when in the bassinet/cradle use mode.” is corrected to read: “In addition, bassinet/cradle attachments to cribs or play yards, as defined in 3.1.2 or 3.1.13, are included in the scope of the standard when in the bassinet/cradle use mode.”

 

2.On page 63035, in the second column, in § 1218.2, in paragraph (b)(5)(vi), “The bassinet bed shall not tip over and shall retain the CAMI newborn dummy when tested in accordance with 7.12.5.3.” is corrected to read: “The bassinet bed shall not tip over and shall retain the CAMI newborn dummy when tested in accordance with 7.12.4.3.”

 

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Dated: December 18, 2013.

 

Todd Stevenson,

 

Secretary, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

 

[FR Doc. 2013-30527 Filed 12-23-13; 8:45 am]

 

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