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Chapter : Consumer Product Safety Commission
Consumer Product Safety Commission
- INTRODUCTION 63
- AGENCY ORGANIZATION 76
- CONGRESSIONAL ACTION 79
- INFORMATION SOURCES 80
- JUDICIAL ACTION AND RELATED COURT CASES 83
- REFERENCES AND FURTHER READINGS 83
The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is an independent regulatory agency that was established by the 1972 Consumer Product Safety Act and began operations on May 14, 1973. It was created to be composed of five commissioners, appointed to ...