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1995. CONSULTATION AGREEMENTS

Priority: Other Significant

Legal Authority: 29 USC 670

CFR Citation: 29 CFR 1908

Legal Deadline: None

Abstract: OSHA proposed an amendment to 29 CFR 1908, the Agency's regulations governing consultation agreements, to provide for full employee involvement in the consultative process in line with the President's directive to enhance worker participation in the consultation program (The New OSHA: Reinventing Worker Safety and Health, May 1995), and to implement the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Compliance Assistance Authorization Act of 1999 (section 21(d) of the OSH Act). A final rule was issued in October 2000.

Timetable:

Action Date FR Cite

NPRM
Final Rule
Final Action Effective
07/02/99
10/26/00
12/26/00
64 FR 35972
65 FR 64281

Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No

Government Levels Affected: None

Agency Contact: Paula O. White, Director, Federal-State Operations, Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Room N3700, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, FP Building, Washington, DC 20210
Phone: 202 693-2200
Fax: 202 693-1671
Email: paula.white@osha.gov

RIN: 1218-AB79


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