H.R.2230 - Cameron Gulbransen Kids and Cars Safety Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-3] (Introduced 05/10/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||05/23/2005 Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2230 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/10/2005)
Cameron Gulbransen Kids and Cars Safety Act of 2005 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations for all light passenger vehicles to: (1) require that power windows and panels automatically reverse direction when they detect an obstruction to prevent children from being trapped, injured, or killed; (2) require a system of driver notification or a reminder system once the ignition switch is in the off position if passengers remain in any of the rear seating positions of the vehicle; and (3) require a rearward visibility performance standard to prevent backing incidents.
Requires the Secretary to: (1) establish a database of, and collect data on, injuries and deaths in nontraffic, noncrash events involving motor vehicles; and (2) either supplement a consumer information program on child safety or create a new program with information about hazards to children in nontraffic, noncrash incident situations.