HR 1127

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1127

To encourage and ensure the use of safe football helmets and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 16, 2011

Mr. PASCRELL (for himself, Mr. PLATTS, and Mr. WEINER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To encourage and ensure the use of safe football helmets and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. FOOTBALL HELMET SAFETY STANDARDS.

SEC. 4. APPLICATION OF THIRD-PARTY TESTING AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS TO YOUTH FOOTBALL HELMETS.

SEC. 5. FALSE OR MISLEADING CLAIMS WITH RESPECT TO ATHLETIC SPORTING ACTIVITY GOODS.

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