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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Labor and Industry
Board
Safety and Health Codes Board
chapter
Federal Identical General Industry Standards [16 VAC 25 ‑ 90]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Amendment to the Cotton Dust Standard for General Industry, 1910.1043; CFR Correction
 
General Information
Action Summary Paragraph (I)(1) of section 1910.1043 requires the employer to train each employee exposed to cotton dust, in accordance with the requirements of the section, and to institute a training program and ensure employee participation in the program. This amendment removes subparagraph (I)(1)(I)(A) through (F) of 1910.1043, which detailed the components for the employer's education and training program for employees exposed to cotton dust.
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  [005761]
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 30035 (June 27, 2018); Federal Register (July 1, 2017), covering OSHA standards 29 CFR 1910.1000 to end of Part 1910.
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8469 Final Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (1/21/2019).
 
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: jay.withrow@doli.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)786-9873    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.