H.R. 1139: Detergent PACS Act of 2015

To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to establish a consumer product safety standard for liquid detergent packets to protect children under the age of five from injury or illness, and for other purposes.

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Feb 26, 2015


Referred to Committee on Feb 26, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 26, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Jackie Speier

Representative for California's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2015
Length: 9 pages


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Feb 26, 2015

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H.R. 1139 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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