Landslide Legislation Passed to Rid Lead from Toys

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

The Senate passed legislation that gives the Consumer Products Safety Commission more authority to monitor toys, and other children's items made overseas.

The Senate Bill will also call for a public database of all consumer complaints about toys.

Congress makes this move in response to the record number of toy-recalls in recent months of products made overseas.

The legislation passed the Senate with a vote of 79– to –13.

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