S.893 - Imported and Domestic Product Safety Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY] (Introduced 04/23/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||04/23/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.893 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/23/2009)
Imported and Domestic Product Safety Act of 2009 - Establishes in the Department of Commerce an Office of Imported and Domestic Product Safety to carry out specified duties, including: (1) coordinating all departments and agencies that have product safety responsibilities in a way that protects the health and safety of U.S. consumers and provides consumers and businesses with access to product safety information; (2) improving the www.Recalls.gov website; and (3) developing a publicly accessible database with information about all mandatory and voluntary product safety actions taken by businesses, departments, and agencies.
Establishes a Product Safety Coordinating Council to assist the Office's director.