April
26, 2017
10:00 To 12:00
Rockville, MD
Scott Ayers Attending the ASTM F15.45 Teleconference on Candle Fire Safety Incidents

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will attend the ASTM F15.45 teleconference on Candle Fire Safety Incidents from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT.  For more information on this teleconference please contact Scott Ayers (preferred: sayers@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/25/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 1/25/17.

March
23, 2017
10:00 To 12:00
Rockville, MD
Scott Ayers Attending the Carbon Monoxide Alliance Meeting

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will attend the Carbon Monoxide Alliance meeting from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST.  For more information on this meeting, please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/22/17.   Posted in the Public Calendar 2/22/17.

March
16, 2017
2:00 To 4:00
Bethesda, MD
Mary Toro and Other CPSC Staff Meeting with the International Federation of Inspection Agencies

Mary Toro, Office of Compliance and Field Operations, and other CPSC staff meeting with the International Federation of Inspection Agencies to discuss the conformity assessment sector’s experience with the CPSC’s third-party testing program; 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, Hearing Room 420.  For additional information contact Mary Toro, (301) 504-7586 or Allyson Tenney, (301) 987-2769.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/17/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/22/17. 

March
08, 2017
10:00 To 5:00
Bethesda, MD
Hearing: Portable Generators: Oral Presentations on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

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

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

 

March
08, 2017
9:00 To 11:00
Rockville, MD
Arthur Lee and Other Staff Participating in the Virtual STP 588 Meeting

Arthur Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other staff will participate in the virtual STP 588 meeting to discuss the proposal to permit string lights for all-year use. The virtual meeting of STP 0588 is scheduled from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (CDT).  For more information on this teleconference please contact MEGAN M. SEPPER - Underwriters Laboratories Inc., e-mail megan.m.sepper@ul.com, phone 847-664-3411. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/23/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/24/17. 

March
02, 2017
1:00 To 2:00
Bethesda, MD
Office of Commissioner Kaye Meeting with Representatives from the National Fireworks Association

The Office of Commissioner Elliot F. Kaye are meeting with representatives from the National Fireworks Association (NFA) and Mark Anderson from Kelley Drye and Warren, LLP, to discuss the Amendments to Fireworks Regulations Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; 1:00 p.m., Bethesda Towers, room 724.  The meeting was requested by Mark Anderson.  For additional information contact Jana Fong-Swamidoss, (301) 504-7881.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/23/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/24/17. 

March
02, 2017
11:00 To 12:00
Bethesda, MD
Commissioner Mohorovic and Staff Meeting with Representatives from the National Fireworks Association

Commissioner Joseph P. Mohorovic and staff meeting with board members from the National Fireworks Association (NFA); and Mr. Mark Anderson, Senior Advisor, Kelley, Drye, & Warren, counsel to NFA, to discuss CPSC’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding amendments to fireworks regulations. The meeting will begin at 11:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, Room 722. The meeting was requested by Mr. Anderson. For additional information contact Ryan Radford at (301) 504-7901.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/17/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/22/17. 

March
02, 2017
10:00 To 11:00
Bethesda, MD
Commissioner Mohorovic and Staff Meeting with Representatives from the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers

Commissioner Joseph P. Mohorovic and staff meeting with representatives from the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM): Mr. Joseph McGuire, President; Mr. Kevin Messner, Senior Vice President, Policy and Government Relations; Ms. Jennifer Cleary, Sr. Director, Regulatory Affairs; and Mr. Charles Samuels of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, counsel to AHAM. The meeting is to discuss AHAM’s work on voluntary standards for home appliances as well as other safety matters related to home appliances. The meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m., Bethesda Towers, Room 722. The meeting was requested by Ms. Cleary. For additional information contact Ryan Radford at (301) 504-7901.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/17/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/17/17. 

March
02, 2017
10:00 To 11:00
Rockville, MD
Hope Nesteruk and Max Sanborn Meeting with the ASTM F2057 Label Update Task Group

Hope Nesteruk, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, Max Sanborn, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be meeting with the ASTM F2057 Label Update Task Group; 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., via teleconference. The meeting was requested by the ASTM. For additional information, please contact Hope Nesteruk, hnesteruk@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 2/21/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 2/22/17.

March
02, 2017
8:00 To 9:00
Rockville, MD
Melanie Biggs Attending the ASTM D22.05 Spray Polyurethane Foam Task Group Meeting

Melanie Biggs, Directorate for Health Sciences, will be attending the ASTM D22.05 Spray Polyurethane Foam Task Group meeting; 8:00 a.m., at the American Chemical Council, 700 2nd Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002.  This meeting was requested by ASTM. For more information, please contact Melanie Biggs at mbiggs@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 1/18/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 1/18/17.