Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Federal Identical General Industry Standards [16 VAC 25 ‑ 90]
Chapter is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Revocation of the Final Rule for Respiratory Protection for M. Tuberculosis,§1910.139 and application of Respiratory Protection Standard, General Industry, §1910.134
Action 1494
General Information
Action Summary On December 31, 2003, OSHA withdrew its 1997 Tuberculosis proposal and repealed §1910.139, Respiratory Protection for M. Tuberculosis. OSHA will begin applying the general industry respiratory protection standard (§1910.134) for protection against Tuberculosis on July 1, 2004
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: § 2.2-4006 A.4.c
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2716 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cristin Bernhardt  / Regulatory Coordinator / Staff Attorney
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
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