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DOL/MSHA RIN: 1219-AB75 Publication ID: Spring 2010
Title: Preshift Examination of Work Areas in Underground Coal Mines for Violations of Mandatory Safety or Health Standards
Abstract: MSHA will develop a proposed rule to reinstitute the provision in section 303(d) of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act that requires mine operators to conduct preshift examinations in areas where miners work or travel, for violations of mandatory safety or health standards. This proposed rule will complement the request for information concerning Safety and Health Management programs for Miners (1219-AB71).
Agency: Department of Labor(DOL) Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage
Major: No Unfunded Mandates: No
CFR Citation: 30 CFR 75 (To search for a specific CFR, visit the Code of Federal Regulations.)
Legal Authority: 30 USC 811; 30 USC 961
Legal Deadline: None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM 03/00/2011
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined Government Levels Affected: None
Federalism: No
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No
Related RINs: Related to 1219-AB71
Agency Contact:
Patricia W. Silvey
Director, Office of Standards, Regulations, and Variances
Department of Labor
Mine Safety and Health Administration
1100 Wilson Boulevard, Room 2350,
Arlington, VA 22209-3939
Phone:202 693-9440
Fax:202 693-9441