Legislative Affairs

The Office of Legislative Affairs is the principal liaison between the Commission and members and committees of Congress. It provides information and assistance to Congress on matters of Commission policy, and coordinates testimony and appearances by Commissioners and agency personnel before Congress.

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Testimony/Reports

 

DateCommitteeTopicCPSC Representative
August 2, 2012
 
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (PDF) Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman
Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (PDF) Robert S. Adler, Commissioner
Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (PDF) Nancy A. Nord, Commissioner
Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (PDF) Anne M. Northup, Commissioner
July 17, 2012 Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government CPSC's Efforts to Implement Performance Requriements to Reduce the Fire Risk of Residential Upholstered Furniture (PDF) Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman
December 6, 2011 Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance Contaminated Drywall: Examining the Current Health, Housing and Product Safety Issues Facing Homeowners (PDF) Neal S. Cohen, Small Business Ombudsman
July 7, 2011 House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Legislative Hearing: The Views of the Independent Agencies on Regulatory Reform (PDF) Robert S. Adler, Commissioner
July 7, 2011 House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Legislative Hearing: The Views of the Independent Agencies on Regulatory Reform (PDF) Anne Northup, Commissioner
April 7, 2011 House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Legislative Hearing: Discussion Draft of a Bill that would Revise the Consumer Product Safety Imporvement Act (PDF) Robert J. Howell, AED, Hazard Identification and Reduction
March 31, 2011 Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government Hearing on the 2012 Performance Budget Request of the CPSC (PDF) Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman
March 31, 2011 Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government Hearing on the 2012 Performance Budget Request of the CPSC (PDF) Anne Northup, Commissioner
February 17, 2011 House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade A Review of CPSIA and CPSC Resources (PDF) Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman
February 17, 2011 House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade A Review of CPSIA and CPSC Resources (PDF) Anne Northup, Commissioner
December 2, 2010 Senate Committee on Science, Commerce and Transportation; Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety and Insurance Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission: Product Safety in the Holiday Season (PDF) Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman
December 2, 2010 Senate Committee on Science, Commerce and Transportation; Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety and Insurance Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission: Product Safety in the Holiday Season (PDF) Anne Northup, Commissioner
June 16, 2010 House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection H.R. 4678, the "Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act" (PDF) Jeremy Baskin, Import Surveillance (Compliance)
April 14, 2010 Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government Commission FY2011 Budget Request (PDF) Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman
March 18, 2010 House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection HR 1796, the Residential Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act (PDF) Robert J. Howell, AED, Hazard Identification and Reduction
March 4, 2010 House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government Commission FY2011 Budget Request (PDF) Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman

 

 

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