About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to increase the safety of swimming pools and spas by requiring the use of proper anti-entrapment drain covers and pool and spa drainage systems, by establishing a swimming pool safety grant program administered by the Consumer Product Safety Commission to encourage States to improve their pool and spa safety laws and to educate the public about pool and spa safety, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 20, 2006
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5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3718 — 109th Congress: Pool and Spa Safety Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3718
“S. 3718 — 109th Congress: Pool and Spa Safety Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3718>
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