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Safety and Health Codes Board
Mandate 793

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Safety and health program for public employees.
Purpose of legislation
Allows the Commissioner or the Board to establish procedures and adopt regulations for enforcing the program that shall include provisions for (i) the issuance of proposed penalties; (ii) the payment of such penalties or a negotiated sum in lieu of such penalties; (iii) the deposit of such payments into the general fund of the state treasury; (iv) fair hearings, including judicial review; and (v) other sanctions to be applied for violations.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 526 (2016)
VAC chapters to be amended
16 vac 25 - 60 : Administrative Regulation for the Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Program
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 4681: Procedures for the application of penalties for state and local government employers
Latest Stage: Final
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