TITLE

Let the future ride

AUTHOR(S)
Rauba, Carly
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Dealernews;Oct2011, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the issue concerning the exemption of powersports vehicles from the lead ban provisions of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA). She notes that U.S. President Barack Obama has approved the bill which excludes all youth powersports vehicles from the ban on August 1, 2011. Moreover, the author cites the potential increase in sales and employment opportunities in the powersports industry resulting from the approved bill.
ACCESSION #
66652821

 

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