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    Government Shutdown and Economic Security

    Witnesses testified on the impact of the federal shutdown on businesses and government functions. Among the topics discussed were transportation and consumer safety, scientific…

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    Product Safety

    Witnesses testified about the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s implementation of the 2008 Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act, which authorized greater appropriations for the…

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    Consumer Product Safety Commission

    Witnesses testified about proposed bipartisan legislation, H.R. 4040, to strengthen the capabilities of the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Topics included recent high-profile toy…

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    Children's Products Safety

    Witnesses testified about consumer product safety regulations, current product review practices employed by the Consumer Product Safety Commission, and the effectiveness of the review…

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    All-Terrain Vehicle Standards

    A hearing was held on compliance with all-terrain vehicle (ATV) safety standards, the use of ATVs for recreational purposes, and a growing number of accidents involving children and youth…

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    All-Terrain Vehicle Safety Crisis

    Participants spoke to reporters about all-terrain vehicle safety records and the danger posed to children by operating the vehicles. They talked about accident rates and the severity…

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    All-Terrain Vehicle Safety

    Participants spoke to reporters about the number of injuries and deaths associated with all-terrain vehicles and about consumer protections. Following their remarks they answered…

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    Consumer Product Safety Commission Nomination

    Participants spoke to reporters about their opposition to the nomination of Mary Shiela Gall to head the Consumer Product Safety Commission, citing past votes against labeling various…

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    Patient Protection Legislation

    Committee members hear testimony on H.R. 5122, the Patient Protection Act of 2000. The bill would open the National Practitioners Databank, which contains the disciplinary and medical…

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