October 23, 1996
MEMORANDUM FOR: ALL REGIONAL ADMINISTRATORS
FROM: JOHN B. MILES, DIRECTOR
DIRECTORATE OF COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS
SUBJECT: Appropriation's rider Update
Congress has approved the Appropriations Bill for FY 1997. This bill has
identical restrictive language on OSHA's enforcement actions as those in the
past. The guidance found in CPL 2.51H continues to be OSHA's enforcement
The most recent BLS data is not available at this time to update Appendix A.
When we develop the replacement LWDI/SIC appendix, it will be forwarded
separately. Until that time, continue to use the version of Appendix "A"
which was attached to the April 9, 1996-memorandum to Regional
If you have questions on this memo, the appendix, or the application of CPL
2.51H, contact Don Kallstrom in the Office of Safety Compliance Assistance,