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DOL/MSHA RIN: 1219-AB65 Publication ID: Spring 2009
Title: Proximity Detection Systems for Underground Mines
Abstract: The request for information would seek information relative to the use of a proximity detection system to address crushing and pinning hazards associated with the operation of machinery underground. Currently there are no existing 30 CFR regulations that mandate the use of a proximity detection system to address crusing and pinning hazards underground.
Agency: Department of Labor(DOL) Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Prerule Stage
Major: No Unfunded Mandates: Undetermined
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 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
Room 631, 1100 Wilson Boulevard, Room 2350,
Arlington, VA 22209-3939
Phone:202 693-9440
Fax:202 693-9441