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DOL/MSHA RIN: 1219-AB65 Publication ID: Spring 2010
Title: Proximity Detection Systems for Underground Mines
Abstract: MSHA published a request for information in the Federal Register seeking information relative to the use of a proximity detection system to address pinning, crushing, and striking hazards associated with the operation of machinery underground. MSHA is analyzing comments received in response to the request for information to determine the next step.
Agency: Department of Labor(DOL) Priority: Other Significant
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Prerule Stage
Major: No Unfunded Mandates: No
CFR Citation: Not Yet Determined (To search for a specific CFR, visit the Code of Federal Regulations.)
Legal Authority: 30 USC 811
Legal Deadline: None
Action Date FR Cite
Request for Information (RFI) 02/01/2010 75 FR 5009
RFI Comment Period Ends 04/02/2010
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No Government Levels Affected: None
Small Entities Affected: Businesses Federalism: No
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No
Agency Contact:
Patricia W. Silvey
Director, Office of Standards, Regulations, and Variances
Department of Labor
Mine Safety and Health Administration
Room 631, 1100 Wilson Boulevard, Room 2350,
Arlington, VA 22209-3939
Phone:202 693-9440
Fax:202 693-9441