15 U.S. Code § 2068 - Prohibited acts
Paragraphs (1) and (2) of subsection (a) of this section shall not apply to any person (1) who holds a certificate issued in accordance with section 2063(a) of this title to the effect that such consumer product conforms to all applicable consumer product safety rules, unless such person knows that such consumer product does not conform, or (2) who relies in good faith on the representation of the manufacturer or a distributor of such product that the product is not subject to an applicable product safety rule.
 So in original. No subpar. (A) has been enacted.
 So in original. The period probably should be a semicolon.
 So in original. The word “or” probably should not appear.
2011—Subsec. (a)(14). Pub. L. 112–28 substituted “, or to subdivide the production of any children’s product into small quantities that have the effect of evading any third party testing requirements under section 2063(a)(2) of this title;” for period at end.
2008—Subsec. (a)(1), (2). Pub. L. 110–314, § 216(a)(1), added pars. (1) and (2) and struck out former pars. (1) and (2) which read as follows:
“(1) manufacture for sale, offer for sale, distribute in commerce, or import into the United States any consumer product which is not in conformity with an applicable consumer product safety standard under this chapter;
“(2) manufacture for sale, offer for sale, distribute in commerce, or import into the United States any consumer product which has been declared a banned hazardous product by a rule under this chapter;”.
Subsec. (a)(6). Pub. L. 110–314, § 216(a)(2), amended par. (6) generally. Prior to amendment, par. (6) read as follows: “fail to furnish a certificate required by section 2063 of this title or issue a false certificate if such person in the exercise of due care has reason to know that such certificate is false or misleading in any material respect; or to fail to comply with any rule under section 2063(c) of this title (relating to labeling);”.
Subsec. (a)(7) to (10). Pub. L. 110–314, § 216(a)(3)–(6), struck out “or” at end of par. (7) and “and” at end of par. (8) and substituted semicolon for period at end of pars. (9) and (10).
Subsec. (a)(12) to (16). Pub. L. 110–314, § 216(a)(7), added pars. (12) to (16).
1990—Subsec. (a)(11). Pub. L. 101–608 added par. (11).
1983—Subsec. (a)(7). Pub. L. 97–414, § 9(j)(4)(A), substituted “section 2058(g)(2)” for “section 2058(d)(2)”.
Subsec. (a)(8). Pub. L. 97–414, § 9(j)(4)(B), redesignated par. (9) as (8) and struck out former par. (8) which made it unlawful for any person to fail to comply with any rule under section 2062 of this title (relating to prior notice and description of new consumer products).
1976—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 94–284 substituted “to” for “and to” and inserted “, and to prohibited acts” after “refund” in par. (5), inserted “or fail or refuse to establish or maintain records,” after “copying of records,” in par. (3), and added pars. (8) and (9).
For purposes of subsec. (a)(3) of this section, requirement to report information relating to choking incidents caused by children’s toys or games to Consumer Product Safety Commission deemed a requirement under this chapter, see section 102 of Pub. L. 103–267, set out as a Reporting Requirements note under section 2064 of this title.
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