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    Approval of New Mexico State Standards

OSHA has approved the New Mexico State Standards and Amendments which have been determined to be identical to the following comparable Federal Standards and Amendments: 1910.1000, Amendment to Air Contaminants; 1910.1001, Amendment to Asbestos; 1910.1048, Amendment to Formaldehyde; 1910.1450, Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories; 1910.1001, Amendment to Asbestos; 1910.1025, Amendment to Lead; 1910, Amendment to Subpart Q - Welding, Cutting and Brazing; 1910.120, Amendment to Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response; 1910, Amendment to Subpart S - Electrical Safety-Related Work Practices; 1910.147, Amendment to Control of Hazardous Energy Sources (Lockout/Tagout); 1926.704, Amendment to Concrete and Masonry Construction; 1926, and Amendment to Subpart P - Excavations; 1926, Revision to Concrete and Masonry Construction, Lift Slab Construction Operations. There are minimal differences between the State''s standard for Hazard Communication and the Federal standard, and it is approved; OSHA reserves the right to reconsider this approval, should substantial objections be submitted to the Assistant Secretary. Decision is effective 10/9/91.