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Frame Child Carriers

Final Rule: March 2, 2015

Effective Date:  September 2, 2016


The final rule establishes a mandatory safety standard for frame child carriers pursuant to section 104 of theConsumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008. Frame child carriers typically are a product of sewn fabric construction on a tubular metal or other frame, which is designed to carry a child in an upright position on the back of the caregiver. The rule incorporates by reference ASTM F2549-14a, without modification. 


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