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    Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health; Full Committee Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health, established under section 107(e)(1) of the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act (40 U.S.C. 333) and section 7(b) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 656), will meet on August 24-25, 1993, at the Frances Perkins Building, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., room S-4215A and B, Washington, DC. The meeting is open to the public and will begin at 9.a.m. on each day. The agenda for this meeting includes OSHA status reports regarding lead in construction;inspection targeting; the permit required confined space standard;VPP construction activities; Hazwoper training and certification;the process safety management standard; the publication "Fatal Facts"; the multi-employer worksite policy for professional engineers; the welding and cutting standard; the scaffold standard;the permissible exposure limits for air contaminants; asbestos; the OSHA training centers; the Office of Construction and Engineering;and the Eastern Research Group report. The Advisory Committee will also receive work group reports and reports concerning the California construction permit system, the development of the Technical Manual, NIOSH cooperative agreements for model statewide programs and NIOSH safe workplace training activity. In addition, the Committee will discuss the glycol ethers rulemaking, the choice between performance and prescriptive standards for construction and the use of joint labor-management committees to address safety and health issues. Written data, views or comments may be submitted, preferably with 20 copies, to the Division of Consumer Affairs, at the address provided below. Any such submissions received prior to the meeting will be provided to the members of the Committee and will be included in the record of the meeting. Anyone wishing to make an oral presentation should notify the Division of Consumer Affairs before the meeting. The request should state the amount of time desired, the capacity in which the person will appear and a brief outline of the content of the presentation. Persons who request the opportunity to address the Advisory Committee may be allowed to speak, as time permits, at the discretion of the Chairman of the Advisory Committee. For Additional information contact: Tom Hall, Division of Consumer Affairs, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, room N-3647, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210, Telephone 202-219-8615. An official record of the meeting will be available for public inspection at the Division of Consumer Affairs. Signed at Washington, DC this 2nd day of August, 1993. David C. Zeigler, Acting Assistant Secretary of Labor.