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Week of January 14 - January 20, 2013

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January 14, 2013
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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Association Meeting

Web conference of the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Table Saw Safety Working Group

*Caroleene Paul, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in a web conference of the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Table Saw Safety Working Group, to review comments regarding UL 987 proposal for AIMS; 2:00 p.m. -  4:00 p.m., calling in from 5 Research Place, Room 148.  The meeting was requested by Mahmood Tabaddor of UL.  For additional information contact Caroleene Paul (301) 987-2225; e-mail: cpaul@cpsc.gov.   Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/4/13.  Posted on the Master Calendar 1/4/13.

January 15, 2013
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Sling Carrier Technical Requirements task group conference call

Hope Nesteruk, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in the Sling Carrier Technical Requirements task group conference call at 2pm EST to discuss the ASTM Sling Carrier voluntary standard. This meeting was requested by ASTM. To get call information, please contact Len Morrissey of ASTM at 610-832-9719 or lmorriss@astm.org   Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/7/13.  Posted on Master Calendar 1/8/13.

January 16, 2013
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

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Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
The Commission has agreed to decide the matter by ballot vote due Friday, January 18, 2013.


Wednesday, January 16, 2013
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Hearing Room 420

Open to the Public

Matter to be Considered

Decisional Matter:

Fiscal Year 2013 Operating Plan

REMOVED FROM THE AGENDA: Section 1110 Certificates of Compliance – Notice of Proposed Rulemaking.

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

January 16, 2013
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

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Association Meeting

Meeting with Professor Raphael Grzebieta and his Research Assistant Mario Mongiardini

Commissioner Robert Adler, Counselors Jason Levine and Jana Fong-Swamidoss, and other CPSC staff meeting with Professor Raphael Grzebieta and his Research Assistant Mario Mongiardini, Transport and Road Safety Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia to discuss Australia’s effort to provide ratings for off-road vehicles and other related issues; 1:30 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 834.  The meeting was requested by Professor Grzebieta.  For additional information contact Ophelia McCardell, (301) 504-7731.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/11/13.  Posted on the Master Calendar 1/14/13.

January 17, 2013
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

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Working group conference call regarding ISO to discuss Brazilian Age Grading Guidelines proposal

Celestine Kiss, Directorate for Engineering Sciences/Human Factors, participated in a working group conference call regarding ISO (International Standards Organization) TC181 (Task Group) WG7 (Working Group) Age Grading Guidelines at 9:00 a.m. EST. The conference call was requested by the working group chairman. Subject/Purpose: Working Group 7 members to discuss Brazilian Age Grading Guidelines proposal; Type/Format: teleconference; Duration: approximately 1.5 hours. (This conference call had previously been scheduled for January 8, 2013, but due to telephone difficulties had to be rescheduled.)  For additional information contact Celestine Kiss at ckiss@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2547. For conference call information contact Frank Olbrych, WG7 Chairman (folbrych@hasbro.com). (OGC approved waiver of seven-day notice.) Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/11/13. Posted on the Master Calendar 1/11/13.

January 17, 2013
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

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UL 1370 Sub-committee meeting on unvented alcohol appliances

Scott Ayers, Directorate of Engineering Sciences, Division of Combustion and Fire Sciences will be participating in a UL 1370 Sub-committee meeting on unvented alcohol appliances at 10:00 a.m.    For details on the meeting including the telecom information, contact Freddie Dieperink fdieperink@safretti.nl.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/8/13.  Posted on the Master Calendar 1/8/13.