What are the CPSC regulations? Statutes. CPSC administers and enforces several federal laws. These laws authorize the agency to protect the public against unreasonable risks of injuries and deaths associated with consumer products.
What is a children’s product CPSC? The law defines a “children’s product” as a consumer product designed or intended primarily for children 12 years of age or younger. The Commission passed an interpretative rule with further explanation and examples.
What three things does the CPSC have the authority to do?
- Issuing and enforcing mandatory standards or banning consumer products if no feasible standard would adequately protect the public;
- Obtaining the recall of products and arranging for a repair, replacement or refund for recalled products;
- Researching potential product hazards;
What has the CPSC banned? The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC or Commission) is amending its regulations concerning the ban of lead-containing paint and certain consumer products bearing lead containing paint.