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Inspection Procedures for 29 CFR 1910.120 and 1926.65, Paragraph (q): Emergency Response to Hazardous Substance Releases


Directive Number: CPL 02-02-073

Date of Directive: 08/27/2007

This instruction updates policies and provides clarification to ensure uniform enforcement of paragraph (q) of the Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (HAZWOPER), 29 CFR 1910.120 and 1926.65, which covers emergency response operations for releases of, or substantial threats of releases of, hazardous substances without regard to the location of the hazard.

Adoption Required - Yes
Intention Required - Yes

State

Intent to Adopt

Adopt Identical

State Adoption Date

URL or Contact

AK

Yes

Yes

12/27/2007

NA

AZ

Yes

Yes

01/28/2008

NA

CA

No

NA

NA

Vicky Heza
Phone: (714) 558-4411

CT

Yes

Yes

05/23/2008

NA

HI

Yes

Yes

12/11/2007

NA

IA

Yes

Yes

9/10/2007

NA

IN

Yes

Yes

12/01/2007

NA

KY

Yes

No

03/06/2008

Chuck Stribling
Phone: (502) 564-3070

MD

Yes

Yes

10/16/2007

NA

MI

Yes

Yes

11/07/2007

NA

MN

Yes

No

Revisions Pending

MNOSHA Compliance
Phone: (651) 284-5050

NC

Yes

Yes

05/01/2008

NA

NJ

Yes

Yes

11/09/2007

NA

NM

Yes

Yes

11/02/2007

NA

NV

Yes

Yes

11/01/2007

NA

NY

Yes

Yes

10/11/2007

NA

OR

Yes

No

03/01/2008

Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response: Responding to Hazardous Substance Releases (PDF*). Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division, Program Directive: A-206 (2008, March 1).

PR

Yes

Yes

11/06/2007

NA

SC

Yes

Yes

Revisions Pending

NA

TN

Yes

Yes

10/15/2007

NA

UT

Yes

Yes

11/16/2007

NA

VA

Yes

Yes

10/01/2007

NA

VI

Yes

Yes

10/04/2007

NA

VT

Yes

Yes

01/01/2008

NA

WA

Yes

No

06/01/2008

Mike Dykstra
Phone: (360) 902-4514

WY

Yes

Yes

11/09/2007

NA

Total

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[Last updated: June 24, 2008]