S.861 - Consumer Product Safety Amendments of 198398th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kasten, Robert W., Jr. [R-WI] (Introduced 03/18/1983)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 98-57|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/29/1983 Passed House (Amended) by Voice Vote. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.861 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended, in lieu of H.R. 2668)
Passed House amended (06/29/1983)
Consumer Product Safety Amendments of 1983 - Amends the Consumer Product Safety Act to authorize appropriations for FY 1984-1986.
Includes surgical drapes within the coverage of the Flammable Fabrics Act.
Provides for congressional veto of Consumer Product Safety Commission (Commission) rules by enactment of a joint resolution of disapproval within 90 days after promulgation.
Prohibits the use of appropriated funds to promulgate any Commission rule or regulation until Congress has passed a joint resolution of approval.