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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Federal Identical General Industry Standards [16 VAC 25 ‑ 90]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Limited Extension of Select Compliance Dates, Occupational Exposure to Beryllium, §1910.1024 (o)(2)
General Information
Action Summary This amendment is based on federal OSHA's revision of §1910.1024 (o)(2) of the Beryllium Standard for General Industry to extend the compliance deadline to December 12, 2018 for certain ancillary provisions to allow time for OSHA to respond to the concerns of stakeholders, to allow OSHA sufficient time to draft and publish the Notice of Preliminary Rulemaking (NPRM), and to give employers sufficient time to comply. Affected sections of §1910.1024 are as follows:(f), Methods of compliance; (e), Beryllium work areas and regulated areas; (h), Personal protective clothing and equipment; (i), Hygiene areas and practices; (j), Housekeeping; (m), Communication of hazards; and (n), Recordkeeping.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter of the VA Administrative Code is exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
RIS Project Yes  [005757]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
83 FR 39351 (August 9, 2018)
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
8468 Final Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (12/24/2018).
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
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-9873    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.