IX. State Plan Standards
The 23 states and 2 territories with their own OSHA-approved occupational
safety and health plans must adopt a comparable standard within 6 months of
the publication date of the final standard. These states and territories are:
Alaska, Arizona, California, Connecticut,(98) Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa,
Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Mexico, New York,(99)
North Carolina, Oregon, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah,
Vermont, Virginia, Virgin Islands, Washington, and Wyoming. Until such time
as a state standard is promulgated, Federal OSHA will provide interim
enforcement assistance, as appropriate, in these states.
Footnote(98) Plan covers only State and local government employees.
Footnote(99) Plan covers only State and local government employees.
[59 FR 4320, Jan. 31, 1994; 59 FR 33658, June 30, 1994]