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June 2004 calendar of activities

  

Notice of advisory committee meetings

The Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board hereby gives notice that the following subjects will be considered by ad hoc advisory committees convened to consider revisions to Cal/OSHA safety orders in Title 8 of the California Code of Regulations.

June 23, 2004
10:00 a.m.
State Fund Contract Services
Conference Room 410
2450 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

 

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, Construction Safety Orders, Section 1541, with regard to Fall Protection Requirements for Excavations.

Hans Boersma
Senior Engineer – Standards
Occupational Safety and Health
Standards Board
(916) 274-5723

Proposed rulemaking scheduled for upcoming public hearings

Pursuant to Government Code Section 11346.4 and the provisions of Labor Code Sections 142.1, 142.2, and 142.3, the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board has set the time and place for a Public Hearing. At the Public Hearing, the Board will consider public testimony on the proposed changes noticed below to occupational safety and health regulations in Title 8 of the California Code of Regulations.

June 17, 2004
10:00 a.m.
Council Chambers
Second Floor
Glendale City Hall
613 E. Broadway
Glendale, CA 91026

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders,Article 12, Section 3427, Tree Climbing and Access.

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders,Article 3, New Section 3241.1, Working Warehouses.

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders,Article 107, Section 5155, Airborne Contaminants.

 

 

July 15, 2004
10:00 a.m.
Office Building 9
Auditorium, Room 102
744 P Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders,Article 10, Section 3381, Head Protection.

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders,Article 107, Section 5155, Methyl Hydrazine.

 


Notice of regulations approved

After proceedings held in accordance with and pursuant to authority vested in Sections 142, 142.3 and 142.4 of the Labor Code to implement, interpret, or make specific, the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board, by a majority vote, adopted additions, revisions or deletions to the California Code or Regulations, Title 8, Chapter 4, as follows:

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Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 98, Sections 5001(b) and 5008(b), Use of Signals and Operating Practices-Cranes.

Heard at the October 16, 2003, Public Hearing; adopted on April 15, 2004; filed with the Secretary of State on May 20, 2004; and will become effective on June 19, 2004.

 

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Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 4, Construction Safety Orders, Article 12, Sections 1600 and 1601, Pile Driving and Methods of Unloading Piles.

Heard at the June 19, 2003, Public Hearing; adopted on April 15, 2004; filed with the Secretary of State on May 25, 2004; and will become effective on June 24, 2004.


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