H.R. 968 (111th): To amend the Consumer Product Safety Act to provide regulatory relief to small and family-owned businesses.


Feb 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Shadegg

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2009
Length: 9 pages

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Summary (CRS)

2/10/2009--Introduced.Declares that this Act is enacted pursuant to the constitutional power granted to Congress to regulate commerce.Amends the Consumer Product Safety Act to allow a secondhand seller to sell, offer ... Read more >

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Feb 10, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 968”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


26 cosponsors (24R, 2D) (show)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2009

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