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Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board 2004 meeting schedule

Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board
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2004 schedule

Pursuant to Government Code section 11346.4 and Labor Code sections 142.1, 142.3, 142.4, 144.5, the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board will conduct a monthly board meeting at the following times and locations.  During this meeting the board will hold an open public meeting, consider proposed revisions of the California Code of Regulations at its monthly public hearings, and conduct its business.  As public hearing regulations, their supporting documents (an informative digest and initial statement of reasons), and agenda of the meeting become available they will be posted below as underlined links to the related documents.

Date / time
Location
Proposals

January 15, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

Glendale City Hall
Council Chamber
Second Floor
613 E. Broadway
Glendale, CA 91026-4308

 

Section 3314
The control of hazardous energy

Section 1529(g)
Asbestos control measures

Section 5148
Prohibition of smoking in the workplace

February 19, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

Elihu Harris State Building
Auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612-1499

 

**No Standards Proposed for Public Hearing**

March 18, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

Office Building 9
Auditorium, Room 102
744 P Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-6413

 

**No Standards Proposed for Public Hearing**

April 15, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

County Administration Center
Room 358
1600 Pacific Highway
San Diego, CA 92101

 

Section 3657
Elevating employees with industrial trucks

Section 5194
Hazard communication amendments

Section 6777
Hot work permits


May 20, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 


Office Building 9
Auditorium, Room 102
744 P Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-6413

 


Section 5147

Respiratory protection for m. tuberculosis

Section 6283(a)
Leg protection for portable chain saw operations

June 17, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

Glendale City Hall
Council Chambers, 2nd Floor
613 E. Broadway
Glendale, CA 91026-4308

Section 3427
Tree climbing and access

New section 3241.1
Working warehouses

Section 5155
Airborne contaminants

 

July 15, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

Office Building 9
Auditorium, Room 102
744 P Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-6413


Section 3381
Head protection

Section 5155
Methyl Hydrazine

August 19, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

Elihu Harris State Building
Auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612-1499

Section 3380(d)
Personal Protective Equipment

Sections 3541 3546, 3548, and 3549
Automotive Lifts

September 23, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

Office Building 9
Auditorium, Room 102
744 P Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-6413

Section 1602(a)
Personal Flotation Devices

Sections 3210 and 3212
Fall Protection at Ladderway and Stairway Entrancesand Openings

October 21, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

State Building
Auditorium
1350 Front Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Section 2940.1
Voltage Determination

Section 6184

Employee Alarm Systems

November 18, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

 

Glendale City Hall
Council Chambers, 2nd Floor
613 E. Broadway
Glendale, CA 91026-4308

Section 1670(b)(10) and (17)
Use of Guardrails as Anchorage for Personal Fall Arrest Systems

Section 3456
Hand Weeding, Hand Thinning, and Hand Hot-Capping Operations in Agriculture

December 16, 2004
10:00 a.m.

Board meeting agenda

State Resources Building
Auditorium
1416 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Section 3427
Tree climbing and access

Section 5144
Controlled Negative Pressure (CNP) Redon Fit Testing Procedures

Section 5144
Fit-testing for M. Tuberculosis

Notice is given that any interested person may present statements or arguments orally or in writing at the hearing on the proposed changes under consideration. The official record of the rulemaking proceedings will be closed at the conclusion of the public hearing and written comments received after 5:00 p.m. on the public hearing date will not be considered by the Board unless the Board announces an extension of time in which to submit written comments. Written comments should be mailed to the address provided in the following paragraph. The Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board, upon its own motion or at the instance of any interested person, may thereafter adopt the above proposal substantially as set forth without further notice.

The Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board's rulemaking file on the proposed actions are open to public inspection Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Standards Board's Office, 2520 Venture Oaks Way, Suite 350, Sacramento, California, 95833.

The full text of proposed changes, including any changes or modifications that may be made as a result of the public hearing, shall be available from the Executive Officer 15 days prior to the date on which the Standards Board adopts the proposed changes.

Inquiries concerning the proposed action may be directed to the Executive Officer, Keith Umemoto at (916) 274-5721.