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Compliance Guidance for Residential Construction


Federal Directive Number: STD-03-11-002

Date of Directive: December 16, 2010

This Instruction rescinds OSHA Instruction STD 03-00-001, interim enforcement policy on fall protection for certain residential construction activities, and replaces it with new compliance guidance.

Adoption Required

Intention Required

State Intent to Adopt Adopt Identical Adoption Date Link or Contact
AK YES YES 02/25/2011 N/A
AZ1 YES YES 06/16/2011 N/A
CA NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
CT+ YES YES 02/18/2011 N/A
HI YES YES Pending N/A
IA YES YES 03/01/2011 N/A
IL+ NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
IN YES YES Pending N/A
KY NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
MD YES YES 02/25/2011 N/A
MI NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
MN YES YES 06/16/2011 N/A
NC NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
NJ+ YES YES 06/01/2011 N/A
NM YES YES 01/10/2011 N/A
NV YES YES Pending N/A
NY+ YES YES 01/29/2011 N/A
OR NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
PR YES NO 04/13/2011 PROSHA, (787) 754-2119
SC YES NO Pending Gwendolyn M. Thomas, Technical Support Coordinator
TN YES YES 06/16/2011 N/A
UT NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
VA YES YES 07/01/2011 N/A
VI+ NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
VT YES YES 05/01/2011 N/A
WA NO N/A N/A State did not adopt STD 03-00-001.
WY YES YES 09/15/2011 N/A
Total 17 16

+ Plan covers State and local government employees only.
1Arizona's State Plan coverage is under dispute per the March 19, 2014 "show cause" letter. (PDF*)


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