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Department of Labor (DOL) RIN: 1218-AC31
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)


Title: • Oregon State Plan -- Resumption of Concurrent Federal Enforcement of Temporary Labor Camp Standard

Abstract: OSHA will propose to reassert concurrent federal enforcement authority in Oregon under section 18 of the OSH Act with regard to its temporary labor camp standard (29 CFR 1910.142). This action would be taken in response to deficiencies in the temporary labor camp standards adopted and enforced by Oregon under its OSHA-approved occupational safety and health state plan. This Federal authority would be exercised jointly by OSHA and by the Wage and Hour Division of the Employment Standards Administration, under a January 1997 delegation of authority by the Secretary of Labor. Following a public comment period, OSHA will make a final determination as to whether to reassert concurrent Federal enforcement authority in Oregon regarding temporary labor camps. The Oregon State plan is administered by the Division of Occupational Safety and Health (OR-OSHA) of the Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services.

Agency: Department of Labor(DOL) Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant

RIN Status: First time published in the Unified
Agenda
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage

Major: No Unfunded Mandates: No

CFR Citation: 29 CFR 1952 (To search for a specific CFR, visit the Code of Federal Regulations)

Legal Authority: 29 USC 667

Legal Deadline: None

Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM 01/00/2008  
NPRM Comment Period End 02/00/2008  

Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No Government Levels Affected: Federal, State

Federalism: No  

Included in the Regulatory Plan: No  

RIN Information URL: www.osha.gov click on
State Programs

Public Comment URL: dockets.osha.gov

Initial (Administrative Startup and /or Capital) Cost: $0 Yearly (Annual Operating) Cost: $0


Agency Contact: Paula O. White
Director, Cooperative and State Programs
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:white.paula@dol.gov

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