H.R. 2474 (110th): Product Safety Civil Penalties Improvement Act

To provide for an increased maximum civil penalty for violations under the Consumer Product Safety Act.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 24, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Passed House (Senate next) (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 9, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 4040: Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 14, 2008. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Bobby Rush

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2007
Length: 5 pages

History

May 24, 2007
 
Introduced

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Sep 27, 2007
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 9, 2007
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 2474 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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