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Release Number: 11-1026-NAT
July 7, 2011
Contact: Office of Public Affairs
Phone: 202-693-4676

US Department of Labor agencies to host live
Web chats on agencies' regulatory agendas between July 11 and 15

WASHINGTON – Officials representing seven of the U.S. Department of Labor's agencies will host live Web chats to discuss their respective regulatory agendas during the week of July 11. These events will be open to the public and members of the press.

The department's collective regulatory agenda was made available today in the Federal Register and also can be viewed at

WHO: Officials of U.S. Department of Labor agencies
WHAT: Web chats on agencies' regulatory agendas
Monday, July 11
Office of Labor-Management Standards 1-2 p.m. EDT
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 2:30-3:30 p.m. EDT
Tuesday, July 12
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs 1-2 p.m. EDT
Wednesday, July 13
Wage and Hour Division 1-2 p.m. EDT
Thursday, July 14
Mine Safety and Health Administration Noon-1 p.m. EDT
Employment and Training Administration 1:30-2:30 p.m. EDT
Friday, July 15
Employee Benefits Security Administration 2-3 p.m. EDT
WHERE: To participate in the Web chats, visit


U.S. Department of Labor news materials are accessible at The information above is available in large print, Braille, audio tape or disc from the COAST office upon request by calling 202-693-7828 or TTY 202-693-7755.