- Publication Date:
- Publication Type:Notice
- Fed Register #:63:64739-64740
- Title:Metalworking Fluids Standards Advisory Committee: Notice of Meeting.
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
[Docket No. H-372]
Metalworking Fluids Standards Advisory Committee: Notice of Meeting
AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Labor.
ACTION: Metalworking Fluids Standards Advisory Committee: Notice of meeting.
SUMMARY: The Metalworking Fluids Standards Advisory Committee (MWFSAC), established under Section 7 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to advise the Secretary of[[Page 64740]] Labor on appropriate actions to protect workers from the hazards associated with occupational exposure to metalworking fluids, will meet in Washington, D.C., on Monday through Wednesday, December 7 through December 9, 1998.
DATES: The meeting will be held December 7, from 10 a.m. to approximately 6 p.m; on December 8, from 8 a.m. to approximately 5 p.m; and on December 9, from 9 a.m. to approximately 4 p.m.
ADDRESSES: The Committee will meet at the Governor's House Hotel, 1615 Rhode Island Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20036. Telephone: (202) 296-2100.
Mail comments, views, or statements in response to this notice to Dr. Peter Infante, U. S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, OSHA, Directorate of Health Standards Programs, Metalworking Fluids Standards Advisory Committee, Room N-3718, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20210.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bonnie Friedman, Director, Office of Information and Consumer Affairs, OSHA, (202) 693-1999.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: All interested persons are invited to attend the public meetings of the Metalworking Fluids Standards Advisory Committee, at the times and location indicated above. Individuals with disabilities wishing to attend should contact Theresa Berry at (202) 693-1999 (Fax: 202-693-1634) no later than November 30, 1998, to obtain appropriate accommodations.
The Committee will discuss the NIOSH small business exposure study, industry profile data, air sampling methods, and cancer studies related to metalworking fluids. In addition, work group reports will include medical surveillance issues.
Written data, views, or comments for consideration by the MWFSAC on the various agenda items listed above may be submitted, preferably with 25 copies, to Dr. Peter Infante at the address provided above. Submissions received by November 27, 1998, will be provided to the members of the Committee. Anyone wishing to make an oral presentation to the Committee on any of the agenda items noted above should notify Dr. Peter Infante at the address listed above. 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. Requests to make oral presentations to the Committee may be granted if time permits.
Authority: This notice is issued under the authority of sections 6(b)(1) and 7(b) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 655, 656), the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. 2), and 29 CFR part 1912.
Signed at Washington, DC.
Charles N. Jeffress,
Assistant Secretary of Labor.
[FR Doc. 98-31272 Filed 11-20-98; 8:45 am]
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