H.R. 1456: To make improvements to the Children’s Gasoline Burn Prevention Act.

113th Congress, 2013–2015. Text as of Apr 10, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1456

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 10, 2013

(for himself, Mr. Mullin, Mr. Long, and Mr. Latta) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce

A BILL

To make improvements to the Children’s Gasoline Burn Prevention Act.

1.

Amendment to the Children’s Gasoline Burn Prevention Act

Section 2 of the Children’s Gasoline Burn Prevention Act (Public Law 110–278; 122 Stat. 2602) is amended—

(1)

in the heading, by striking Child-Resistant Portable Gasoline Containers and inserting Portable Fuel Container Standards ;

(2)

by striking subsection (b) and inserting the following new subsection:

(b)

Requirements

Effective 6 months after the date of enactment of this Act, each portable fuel container manufactured on or after that date for sale in the United States shall conform to the provisions of ASTM standards F852–08, F2517–09, F839–83 (2006), F976–08, F926–02 (2007), as they are by their terms applicable to gasoline, kerosene, or diesel portable fuel containers, as issued by ASTM International.

;

(3)

in subsection (c), by striking gasoline each place that it appears; and

(4)

in subsection (d), by striking child resistance requirements of ASTM F2517–05 and inserting provisions of any standard described in subsection (b),.