Relevant for: Toys & children's products
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has approved a new federal mandatory standard 16 CFR 1233, by reference the most recent voluntary standard ASTM F1235-15, which is intended to improve the safety of portable hook-on chairs and prevent deaths and injuries to young children. The Final Rule was published in the federal register on 28 March 2016 and become effective on 28 September 2016.
A portable hook-on chair is a legless seat attached to a table where the occupant sits and that is supported solely by the table on which the chair is mounted. Portable hook-on chairs are intended for children between the ages of 6 months and 3 years and who weigh no more than 37 pounds.