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
Revising Appendix A to 16 VAC 25-90-1910.134; Respiratory Protection Standard
Action 5477
General Information
Action Summary Federal OSHA is revising Appendix A to the Respiratory Protection Standard to allow for 2 additional quantitative fit testing protocols.
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 Yes  [006294]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
Additional Ambient Aerosol CNC Quantitative Fit Testing Protocols: Respiratory Protection Standard; Final Rule 84 FR 50739;
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
8889 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/31/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Holly Trice  / Senior Staff Attorney; Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 600 E. Main Street
Suite 207
Richmond, VA 23219
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