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
Occupational Exposure to Hexavalent Chromium
General Information
Action Summary Federal OSHA has corrected errors in Parts 1910, 1915 and 1926 of the final rule addressing occupational exposure to hexavalent chromium, or CR(VI), that appeared in the Federal Register on February 28, 2006 (71 FR 10099). The following correcting amendments were made to the final rule for Chromium (VI). In §1910.1000, Air Contaminants, Table Z-1, the entry was revised for “tert-Butyl chromate (as CRO3)”, footnote 5 was also revised by removing the entry for “Chromic acid and chromates (as CrO3)”, and a new footnote 6 was added. Also, in Table Z-2 of §1910.1000, footnote c was revised.
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: Code of Virginia 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
3980 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/21/2007.
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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