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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Federal Identical Shipyard Employment Standards [16 VAC 25 ‑ 100]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Direct Final Rule Updating National Consensus Standards in OSHA’s Standard for Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment
General Information
Action Summary On September 15, 2004, federal OSHA promulgated a new fire protection rule for shipyard employment that incorporated by reference 19 National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards. Ten of those NFPA standards had been updated by NFPA since the fire protection rule was proposed and an additional NFPA standard has been updated since the final rule was published.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
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Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
3983 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/21/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay Withrow  / Director, Legal Support, VPP, ORA, OPP, and OWP
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street, Suite 207
Richmond, VA 23219
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Phone: (804)786-9873    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-

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