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Title 16Chapter IISubchapter B → Part 1221

Title 16: Commercial Practices


§1221.1   Scope.
§1221.2   Requirements for play yards.

Authority: The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008, Pub. L. 110-314, section 104, 122 Stat. 3016 (August 14, 2008).

Link to an amendment published at 84 FR 56689, Oct. 23, 2019.

Source: 77 FR 52228, Aug. 29, 2012, unless otherwise noted.

§1221.1   Scope.

Link to an amendment published at 84 FR 56689, Oct. 23, 2019.

This part establishes a consumer product safety standard for play yards manufactured or imported on or after February 19, 2014.

[78 FR 50335, Aug. 19, 2013]

§1221.2   Requirements for play yards.

Link to an amendment published at 84 FR 56689, Oct. 23, 2019.

(a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section, each play yard must comply with all applicable provisions of ASTM F406-13, Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Non-Full-Size Baby Cribs/Play Yards, approved on May 1, 2013. The Director of the Federal Register approves this incorporation by reference in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a) and 1 CFR Part 51. You may obtain a copy from ASTM International, 100 Bar Harbor Drive, P.O. Box 0700, West Conshohocken, PA 19428; http://www.astm.org. You may inspect a copy at the Office of the Secretary, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Room 820, 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814, telephone 301-504-7923, or at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). For information on the availability of this material at NARA, call 202-741-6030, or go to: http://www.archives.gov/federal__register/code__of__federal__regulations/ibr__locations.html.

(b) Comply with the ASTM F406-13 standard with the following exclusions:

(1) Do not comply with section 5.17 of ASTM F406-13.

(2) Do not comply with section 5.20 of ASTM F406-13.

(3) Do not comply with section 6, Performance Requirements for Rigid-Sided Products, of ASTM F406-13, in its entirety.

(4) Do not comply with sections 8.1 through 8.10.5 of ASTM F406-13.

(5) Instead of complying with section of ASTM F406-13, comply only with the following:

(i) For products that have a separate mattress that is not permanently fixed in place: Use ONLY mattress/pad provided by manufacturer.

(ii) [Reserved]

(6) Do not comply with section of ASTM F406-13.

[78 FR 50335, Aug. 19, 2013]

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