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Release Number: 11-1-NAT
Jan. 3, 2011
Contact: Office of Public Affairs
Phone: 202-693-4676


US Department of Labor agencies to host live
Web chats, conference call on regulatory agendas between Jan. 4 and 7

WASHINGTON – Officials at seven of the U.S. Department of Labor's agencies this week will host live Web chats and, in one case, a conference call to discuss their respective regulatory agendas. These events are open to the public and members of the press. The Labor Department's entire regulatory agenda was published in the Dec. 20, 2010, issue of the Federal Register.

WHO: Officials of U.S. Department of Labor agencies
WHAT: Individual Web chats/conference call on agencies' regulatory agendas
WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 4
Employee Benefits Security Administration Web chat 2 to 3 p.m. EST

Wednesday, Jan. 5
Mine Safety and Health Administration conference call 10:30 a.m. EST
Conference call-in number: 800-619-3527 Passcode: 49374

Occupational Safety and Health Administration Web chat 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. EST

Thursday, Jan. 6
Employment and Training Administration Web chat Noon to 1 p.m. EST

Wage and Hour Division Web chat 2 to 3 p.m. EST

Friday, Jan. 7
Office of Labor-Management Standards Web chat Noon to 1 p.m. EST

Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs Web chat 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. EST
WHERE: To participate in the Web chats, visit


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