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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

Introduced
Jan 23, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 11, 1978

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

Law
Pub.L. 95-319
Sponsor

Wendell Ford

Senator for Kentucky

Democrat

Text

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Last Updated: Jul 11, 1978

Source

History

Jan 23, 1978
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

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.

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

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