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1994. ERGONOMICS PROGRAMS: PREVENTING MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS
Priority: Economically Significant. Major under 5 USC 801.
Unfunded Mandates: This action may affect the private sector under PL 104-4.
Legal Authority: 29 USC 651; 29 USC 652; 29 USC 655; 29 USC 657; 33 USC 941; 40 USC 333
CFR Citation: 29 CFR 1910
Legal Deadline: None
Abstract: On November 14, 2000, OSHA published a final rule addressing ergonomic programs in general industry (65 FR 68262). The rule became effective on January 16, 2001. However, under the Congressional Review Act, Congress has passed and the President has signed, Public Law 107-5, a resolution of disapproval of OSHA's final Ergonomics Program standard. Because Public Law 107-5 invalidates the standard, OSHA has removed it from the Code of Federal Regulations. Removal of the final standard was effective April 23, 2001.
ANPRM Comment Period End
Final Action Effective
Final Rule Withdrawel
Final Rule Withdrawel Effective
|57 FR 34192|
64 FR 65768
65 FR 68261
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Yes
Small Entities Affected: Businesses, Governmental Jurisdictions, Organizations
Government Levels Affected: State, Local, Tribal, Federal
Agency Contact: Bonnie Friedman, Director, Office of Public Affairs, Department of Labor, Office of the Secretary, Room N3649, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., FP Building, Washington, DC 20210
Phone: 202 693-1999
Fax: 202 693-1634
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