Text: H.R.2480 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 111-313 (12/18/2010)
[111th Congress Public Law 313]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office]
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Public Law 111-313
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
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
Approved December 18, 2010.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--H.R. 2480:
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.