All Information (Except Text) for S.2048 - Lead Free Toys Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Obama, Barack [D-IL] (Introduced 11/17/2005)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/17/2005 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
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Lead Free Toys Act of 2005
Actions Overview (1)
|11/17/2005||Introduced in Senate|
11/17/2005 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (2)
|11/17/2005||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.|
Action By: Senate
|11/17/2005||Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S13175)|
Action By: Senate
11/17/2005 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
11/17/2005 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S13175)
|Sen. Mikulski, Barbara A. [D-MD]||04/03/2006|
|Sen. Clinton, Hillary Rodham [D-NY]||04/26/2006|
|Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL]||07/27/2006|
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation||11/17/2005||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (11/17/2005)
Lead Free Toys Act of 2005 - Directs the Consumer Product Safety Commission to prescribe regulations classifying any children's product containing lead to be a banned hazardous substance within the meaning of the Hazardous Substances Act.
Requires the Commission, if it determines that it is not feasible for certain electronic devices to comply with such regulations as of the effective date, to: (1) issue standards to reduce the exposure of and accessibility to lead in such electronic devices; and (2) establish a schedule by which such electronic devices must be in full compliance with the regulations.