H.R. 1465 (111th): To amend the Consumer Product Safety Act to provide regulatory relief to small and family-owned businesses.


Mar 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Brad Ellsworth

Representative for Indiana's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/12/2009--Introduced.Amends the Consumer Product Safety Act to allow a secondhand seller to sell, offer for sale, or distribute a product or substance that is not in conformity with a consumer ... Read more >
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Last Action: Feb 4, 2009

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Mar 12, 2009


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