1989—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 101–225
struck out subsec. (b) which related to approval of existing containers.
1982—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 97–249
substituted “before January 1, 1985, an owner of an approved existing container may have a safety approval plate affixed to it, if that container” for “before September 6, 1982, an owner of an existing container may have such container approved according to the procedure established by the Secretary, and have a safety approval plate affixed to it, if such container”.
Section 2 of Pub. L. 97–249
provided that: “This Act [amending this section and section
of this Appendix] shall take effect on the later of the date of its enactment [Sept. 8, 1982] or September 6, 1982.”