OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH STANDARDS BOARD
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.

September 13, 2002
10:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
1515 Clay Street, 2nd Floor
Meeting Room 1304
Oakland, CA

To consider proposed amendments to Title 8, General Industry Safety Orders, Section 5155, with regard to airborne contaminants, specifically permissible exposure limits for Glutaraldehyde.

Bruce Wallace
Senior Industrial
Hygienist - DOSH
Research and Standards
Health Unit
(415) 703-5165

 

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.

 

August 15, 2002
11:00 a.m.
State Resources Building
Auditorium
1416 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA

 

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 4, Construction Safety Orders, Articles 2 and 8, Appendix B - Plates B-14 and B-15, Appendix C - Plates C-26-a and C-27, and Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders, Group 18, Articles 113 to 123, and Subchapter 17, Mine Safety Orders, Articles 1 and 50-55, Appendices A and B, and Subchapter 20, Tunnel Safety Orders, Articles 2 and 20-24, Explosives.

September 19, 2002
11:00 a.m.
Harris State Building
Auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA
Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 13, Section 3441(a), Operation of Agricultural Equipment.

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders,Article 109, Sections 5161 and 5164(a), (b), (c) and (d), Storage of Hazardous Substances.

 

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 of Regulations, Title 8, Chapter 4, as follows:

 

1.

Title 8, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, General Industry Safety Orders, Article 3, Section 3241(a), Live Loads.

   
 

Heard at the March 21, 2002, Public Hearing; adopted on May 3, 2002; filed with the Secretary of State on July 11, 2002; and will become effective on August 10, 2002.

 

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