16 CFR 1051.1 - Scope.
(a) This part establishes procedures for the submission and disposition of petitions for the issuance, amendment or revocation of rules under the Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA) ( 15 U.S.C. 2051et seq.) or other statutes administered by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
(b) Persons filing petitions for rulemaking shall follow as closely as possible the requirements and are encouraged to follow as closely as possible the recommendations for filing petitions under § 1051.5.
(c) Petitions regarding products regulated under the Federal Hazardous Substances Act (FHSA) ( 15 U.S.C. 1261et seq.) are governed by existing Commission procedures at 16 CFR 1500.82. Petitions regarding the exemption of products regulated under the Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) ( 15 U.S.C. 1471et seq.) are governed by existing Commission procedures at 16 CFR part 1702. In addition, however, persons filing such petitions shall follow the requirements and are encouraged to follow the recommendations for filing petitions as set forth in § 1051.5.