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DOL/MSHA RIN: 1219-AB63 Publication ID: Fall 2009
Title: Criteria and Procedures for Proposed Assessment of Civil Penalties/Recordkeeping and Reporting: Immediate Notification
Abstract: Consistent with MINER Act, MSHA's civil penalty regulations require a specified penalty for failure to report certain types of accidents. Under the existing regulations, MSHA must review all violations of 50.10 and 100.5(f) for special assessment. MSHA will publish a final rule to make nonsubstantive organizational changes to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Agency's procedures for processing civil penalties.
Agency: Department of Labor(DOL) Priority: Other Significant
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage
Major: No Unfunded Mandates: No
CFR Citation: 30 CFR 100; 30 CFR 50 (To search for a specific CFR, visit the Code of Federal Regulations.)
Legal Authority: 30 USC 815; 30 USC 820; 30 USC 957
Legal Deadline: None
Action Date FR Cite
Final Action 01/00/2010
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
1100 Wilson Boulevard, Room 2350,
Arlington, VA 22209-3939
Phone:202 693-9440
Fax:202 693-9441