Chronic Hazard Programs: Hearing Before the Subcommittee for Consumers of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, Ninety-sixth Congress, First Session, on Chronic Hazard Programs of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, June 14, 1979
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Subcommittee for Consumers
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1979 - 69 էջ
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Էջ 62 - ... the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Food and Drug Administration, and its determinations would be binding upon all such agencies.
Էջ 63 - Government; (3) to increase the efficiency of the operations of the Government to the fullest extent practicable; (4) to group, coordinate, and consolidate agencies and functions of the Government, as nearly as may be, according to major purposes; (5) to reduce the number of agencies by consolidating those having similar functions under a single head, and to abolish such agencies or functions thereof as may not be necessary for the efficient conduct of the Government; and (6) to eliminate overlapping...
Էջ 34 - Federal agencies that develop regulations for toxic substances include the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Էջ 22 - ... employee of the Commission who was at any time during the 12 months preceding the termination of his employment with the Commission compensated at a rate in excess of the annual rate of basic pay in effect for grade GS-14 of the General Schedule, shall accept employment or compensation from any manufacturer subject to this Act, for a period of 12 months after terminating employment with the Commission.
Էջ 63 - ... agencies of the Government and shall determine what changes therein are necessary to accomplish the following purposes...
Էջ 64 - For the purpose of this chapter — (1) "agency" means each authority of the Government of the United States, whether or not it is within or subject to review by another agency...
Էջ 50 - JANUARY 1979 THE FOOD SAFETY AND QUALITY SERVICE OF THE US DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE JOINED).
Էջ 49 - I realize that the morning is dwindling on a bit, and I will try to be as brief as I can. I would also like to introduce Dr.
Էջ 17 - An estimated 60 to 90 percent of all cancer is related to environmental factors...
Էջ 43 - Americans— 20 million of them— are injured each year in the home as a result of incidents connected with consumer products.* Of the total, 110,000 are permanently disabled and 30,000 are killed. A significant number could have been spared if more attention had been paid to hazard reduction. The annual cost to the Nation of product-related injuries may exceed $5.5 billion.