American Pyrotechnics Assn
The American Pyrotechnics Association is an advocacy group that aims to get consumer fireworks legalized across the United States and educate citizens on the safe use of fireworks.
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Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2012 filing.
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Standardized Donation Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2013. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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Lobbying on Behalf of American Pyrotechnics Assn
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount American Pyrotechnics Assn $14,165
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Chemical Industry,
- Homeland Security
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.7 Sportfishing and Recreational Boating Safety Act of 2012 H.R.4348 Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Act of 2012
RegulationsMentioned in 16 dockets; Submitted to 2 dockets
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The tables show occurrences of "American Pyrotechnics Assn" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 1 PHMSA Notice on the Division 1.1 Fireworks Approvals Policy Clarification 2011
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Driver-Vehicle Inspection Report 2012
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 5 FMCSA Driver-Vehicle Inspection Report 2012
- Toggle 3 PHMSA American Pyrotechnics Association - Petition for Rulemaking 2011
- Toggle 2 PHMSA Kellner's Fireworks, Inc. - Petition for Rulemaking Pursuant to 49 CFR § 106.95(a). 2011
- Toggle 2 PHMSA In the Matter of Hale Fireworks, LLC 2011
- Toggle 2 FMCSA ESC - In the Matter of Atlas Pyrovision Productions, Inc. - Hazardous Materials Safety Permit Review 2011
- Toggle 2 PHMSA Notice on the Division 1.1 Fireworks Approvals Policy Clarification 2011
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Hours of Service of Drivers: Western Pilot Service Application for Exemption 2011
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Qualification of Drivers; Exemption Applications; Vision 2012
- Toggle 1 PHMSA Hazardous Materials Harmonization with the United Nations Recommendations, International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, and the International Civil Organization Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air HM-215L 2012
- Toggle 1 FAA Notice of Intent To Rule on Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) Application 11-11-C-00-BUR, To Impose and Use PFC Revenue at Bob Hope Airport, Burbank, CA 2011