H.R. 814 (110th): Children’s Gasoline Burn Prevention Act


Feb 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 17, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 17, 2008.


Pub.L. 110-278


Dennis Moore

Representative for Kansas's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 2008
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to issue regulations mandating child-resistant closures on all portable gasoline containers.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 688 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2001

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 814” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Feb 5, 2007
Reported by Committee
Sep 27, 2007
Passed House
Oct 9, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Jun 16, 2008
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 17, 2008


40 cosponsors (35D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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