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S. 2401 (95th): Emergency Interim Consumer Product Safety Standard Act

A bill to amend the Consumer Product Safety Act to establish an interim consumer product safety rule relating to the standards for flame resistance and corrosiveness of certain insulation, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Jan 23, 1978
95th Congress (1977–1978)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 11, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 11, 1978.

Pub.L. 95-319

Wendell Ford

Senator for Kentucky



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Last Updated: Jul 11, 1978


1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)



Jan 23, 1978

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Jan 23, 1978
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

May 16, 1978
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Jul 11, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Jul 11, 1978
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

S. 2401 (95th) 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 S. 2401. This is the one from the 95th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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