The CPSC is requesting comments on Section 102 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act...otherwise known as the relatively-new-to-you yet life-changing CPSIA.
Yes, they're requesting comments! Here's what they're saying:
"The Commission staff invites comments on Section 102 of the CPSIA, Mandatory Third-Party Testing for Certain Children’s Products. The staff requests comments specifically on third-party testing of component parts."
Do something today!
"Comments must be received by the Office of the Secretary no later than January 30, 2009. Comments may be filed by email to Sec102ComponentPartsTesting@cpsc.gov. Comments may also be filed by facsimile to (301) 504-0127 or by mail or delivery to the Office of the Secretary, Consumer Product Safety Commission, Room 502, 4330 East-West Highway, Bethesda, Maryland, 20814. Comments should be captioned “Section 102 Mandatory Third-Party Testing of Component Parts.” Interested persons will also have additional opportunities to comment following publication of any notices of rulemaking proceedings in the Federal Register which are commenced under this section."
Read the details here and tell them what you think. Take those blog posts you've written and paste them into an eMail to the CPSC!
And be sure to spread the word!
Not sure what I'm talking about? Read my previous blog post here.