- Part Number:1905
- Part Number Title:Rules of Practice for Variances Limitations Variations Tolerances and Exemptions Under the Williams Steiger Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970
- Subpart:1905 Subpart A
- Subpart Title:General
- Standard Number:
- Title:Effect of variances.
- GPO Source:
All variances granted pursuant to this part shall have only future effect. In his discretion, the Assistant Secretary may decline to entertain an application for a variance on a subject or issue concerning which a citation has been issued to the employer involved and a proceeding on the citation or a related issue concerning a proposed penalty or period of abatement is pending before the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission or appropriate State review authority until the completion of such proceeding.
[36 FR 12290, June 30, 1971, as amended at 40 FR 25449, June 16, 1975]