Summary: H.R.2486 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2486. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/12/1999)

Infant Crib Safety Act - Makes it unlawful for any commercial user to: (1) manufacture, sell, or contract to sell any full-size or non full-size crib which is unsafe for any infant; or (2) sell, contract to sell or resell, lease, sublet, or otherwise place in the stream of commerce any such crib which is not new and is unsafe for any infant. Makes it unlawful for any lodging facility to offer or provide such an unsafe crib. Presumes as unsafe a crib which does not conform to specified standards in the Code of Federal Regulations and the American Society for Testing Materials Voluntary Standards, with an exception.

Authorizes a fine and injunction against violators of this Act.