CPSC Seeks Comment on Proposed Amendments to Fireworks Regulations

On  February 5, 2018, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published an opportunity for oral presentation of comments on its proposed rule to amend its fireworks regulations. That proposed rule was published in February 2017; the period for written comments on the proposed rule ended on July 17, 2017. CPSC is now soliciting oral comments, information and data on several specific provisions of the rule. The public hearing will take place in Bethesda, MD on March 7, 2018. The deadline to register is February 28, 2018.

  • Read the Federal Register notice and specific topics for consideration here.
  • Submit a request to present at the hearing by emailing “Fireworks NPR; Oral Presentation,” to cpsc-os@cpsc.gov(link sends e-mail), or by mail to the Office of the Secretary, Consumer Product Safety Commission, 4330 East-West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814.
  • Advocacy contact: Prianka Sharma(link sends e-mail) at 202-205-6938.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018