To establish consumer product safety standards and other safety requirements for children's products and to reauthorize and modernize the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 62 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 14, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 14, 2008.
What legislators are saying
“McNerney Pushes for Tougher Toy Safety Standards, Quicker Dissemination of Recall Information”
— Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA9] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 19, 2007
H.R. 4040 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008, Pub. L. No. 110-314, H.R. 4040, 110th Cong..
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