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Public Law No: 111-313 (12/18/2010)

 
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Public Law 111-313
111th Congress

                                 An Act


 
     To improve the accuracy of fur product labeling, and for other 
            purposes. <<NOTE: Dec. 18, 2010 -  [H.R. 2480]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Truth in Fur 
Labeling Act of 2010.>> 
SECTION 1. <<NOTE: 15 USC 69 note.>> SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``Truth in Fur Labeling Act of 2010''.
SEC. 2. ELIMINATION OF EXEMPTION TO FUR PRODUCT LABELING 
                    REQUIREMENTS FOR PRODUCTS CONTAINING 
                    RELATIVELY SMALL QUANTITIES OR VALUES OF FUR.

    (a) In General.--Section 2(d) of the Fur Products Labeling Act (15 
U.S.C. 69(d)) is amended by striking ``; except that'' and all that 
follows through ``contained therein''.
    (b) Effective <<NOTE: 15 USC 69 note.>> Date.--The amendment made by 
subsection (a) shall take effect on the date that is 90 days after the 
date of the enactment of this Act.
SEC. 3. EXEMPTION FOR DISCRETE SALES BY NON-RETAILERS.

    Section 3 of the Fur Products Labeling Act (15 U.S.C. 69a) is 
amended by adding at the end the following:
    ``(g) No provision of this Act shall apply to a fur product--
            ``(1) the fur of which was obtained from an animal through 
        trapping or hunting; and
            ``(2) when sold in a face to face transaction at a place 
        such as a residence, craft fair, or other location used on a 
        temporary or short term basis, by the person who trapped or 
        hunted the animal, where the revenue from the sale of apparel or 
        fur products is not the primary source of income of such 
        person.''.
SEC. 4. FEDERAL <<NOTE: Deadline. Federal Register, 
                    publication. Notice.>> TRADE COMMISSION REVIEW 
                    OF FUR PRODUCTS NAME GUIDE.

    Not later than 90 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, 
the Federal Trade Commission shall publish in the Federal Register 
notice of, and an opportunity to comment on, a review of the Fur 
Products Name Guide (16 CFR 301.0).
SEC. 5. PAYGO COMPLIANCE.

    The budgetary effects of this Act, for the purpose of complying with 
the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010, shall be determined by 
reference to the latest statement titled ``Budgetary Effects of PAYGO 
Legislation'' for this Act, submitted for printing in the

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Congressional Record by the Chairman of the House Budget Committee, 
provided that such statement has been submitted prior to the vote on 
passage.

    Approved December 18, 2010.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--H.R. 2480:
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HOUSE REPORTS: No. 111-571 (Comm. on Energy and Commerce).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 156 (2010):
            July 28, considered and passed House.
            Dec. 7, considered and passed Senate.

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