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H.R. 1939 (112th): Enhancing CPSC Authority and Discretion Act of 2011

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To provide the Consumer Product Safety Commission with greater authority and discretion in enforcing the consumer product safety laws, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Mary Bono Mack

Sponsor. Representative for California's 45th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 23, 2011
Length: 31 pages
Introduced
May 23, 2011
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 2715: To provide the Consumer Product Safety Commission with greater authority and discretion in enforcing the consumer product safety laws, and for other purposes.
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 12, 2011. (compare text)
Cosponsors

2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)

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History

May 23, 2011
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1939 (112th) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1939. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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