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• Part Number: 1952
• Part Title: Approved State Plans for Enforcement of State Standards
• Subpart: R
• Subpart Title: Alaska
• Standard Number: 1952.246
• Title: Changes to approved plan.

1952.246(a)

In accordance with Part 1953 of this chapter, the following Alaska plan changes were approved by the Assistant Secretary:

1952.246(a)(1)

The State submitted a revised field operations manual patterned after and responsive to modifications to the Federal field operations manual in effect February 11, 1985 which superseded its earlier approved manual. The Assistant Secretary approved the manual on October 24, 1985.

1952.246(a)(2)

The State submitted an industrial hygiene technical manual patterned after and responsive to modifications to the Federal manual in effect October 29, 1984. The Assistant Secretary approved the manual on October 24, 1985.

1952.246(a)(3)

The State submitted an inspection scheduling system patterned after and responsive to the Federal system in effect October 29, 1984. The Assistant Secretary approved these changes on October 24, 1985.

..1952.246(a)(4)

1952.246(a)(4)

The State submitted an amendment to its legislation and field procedures which provided for issuance of an onsite notice of violations which serves to require correction of other than serious violations in lieu of a citation. The Assistant Secretary approved these changes on October 24, 1985.

1952.246(a)(5)

The State submitted several changes on its administrative and review rules concerning personal sampling, ex parte warrants, petition to modify abatement dates, withdrawal of contest, recordkeeping penalties and exemptions, exemption from scheduled inspections after consultation, renaming the division of the State agency directly enforcing standards, and the address for filing contests. The Assistant Secretary approved these changes on October 24, 1985.

1952.246(b)

"Legislation."

1952.246(b)(1)

On March 29, 1994, the Assistant Secretary approved Alaska's revised statutory penalty levels which are the same as the revised Federal penalty levels contained in section 17 of the Act as amended on November 5, 1990.

..1952.246(c)

1952.246(c)

Temporary Labor Camps/Field Sanitation. Effective February 3, 1997, the Assistant Secretary approved Alaska's plan amendment, dated October 1, 1996, relinquishing coverage for the issues of field sanitation (29 CFR 1928.110) and temporary labor camps (29 CFR 1910.142) in agriculture (except for agricultural temporary labor camps associated with egg, poultry or red meat production, or the post-harvest processing of agricultural or horticultural commodities.) The Employment Standards Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, has assumed responsibility for enforcement of these Federal OSHA standards in agriculture in Alaska pursuant to Secretary of Labor's Order 5-96, dated December 27, 1996.

[50 FR 43133, Oct. 24, 1985; 59 FR 14556, March 29, 1994; 59 FR 50793, Oct. 5, 1994; 62 FR 2558, Jan. 17, 1997]


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