S. 3896 (111th): Access to Button Cell Batteries Act of 2010

Introduced:

Sep 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carte Goodwin
Senator from West Virginia
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to protect children against hazards associated with swallowing button cell batteries by requiring the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a consumer product safety standard to require child-proof closures on remote controls and other consumer electronic products that use such batteries, and for other purposes.

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The “S.” in “S. 3896” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Sep 29, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
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