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Whistleblower Investigations Manual


Directive Number: CPL 02-03-007

Date of Directive: 01/28/2016

The purpose of this Instruction is to provide guidance concerning the implementation of the Whistleblower Investigation Manual (WIM) and the handling of retaliation complaints under the various whistleblower statutes delegated to OSHA in discrimination investigations; update Chapter 1-Preliminary Matters, Chapter 3-Conduct of the Investigation; add Chapter 23-Information Disclosure; and ensure consistent enforcement of OSHA's WIM.

Adoption Required - No
Intention Required - Yes

State Plan

Intent to Adopt

Adopt Identical

Effective Date

URL or Contact

AK

Yes

No

††……

……††

AZ

Yes

Yes

6/28/2016

Not Applicable

CA

††

††

††……

††

CT†

Yes

No

5/2/2016

††

HI

Yes

……No

10/1/2016

http://labor.hawaii.gov/hiosh/guidelines/directives/

IA

Yes

No

03/25/2016……

……www.iowaosha.gov

IL†

Yes

Yes

3/29/2016

Not Applicable

IN

Yes

Yes

12/1/2016

Not Applicable

KY

††

††

††

††

ME†

Yes

Yes

6/2/2016

…Not Applicable…

MD

……††

……††

……††

††

MI

Yes

Yes

6/15/2016

Not Applicable…

MN

No

NA

NA

Not Applicable

NC

Yes

No

10/18/2016

Tiffany Lathan

NJ†

Yes

No

7/28/2016

Tom Lipski, Chief

NM

††

††

††

††

NV

††

††

††……

††

NY†

No

NA

NA

Not Applicable

OR

Yes

No

5/6/2016

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHARules/pd/pd-288.pdf

PR

Yes

No

8/22/2016

††

SC

……Yes

††……

10/1/2016

……††

TN

Yes

Yes

2/15/2016

Not Applicable

UT

No

NA

NA

Not Applicable

VA

Yes

No

7/1/2016

https://townhall.virginia.gov/L/GetFile.cfm?File=C:%5CTownHall%5Cdocroot%5CGuidanceDocs%5C181%5CGDoc_DOLI_6012_v1.pdf

VI†

Yes

Yes

7/27/2016

Not Applicable

VT

Yes

Yes

6/1/2016

Not Applicable

WA

Yes

No

7/28/2015

Susan Rue (susan.rue@lni.wa.gov)

WY

Yes

Yes

3/18/2016

Not Applicable

 Plan covers state and local government workers only.
†† Awaiting response from State Plans.

[Last updated: December 12, 2016]