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Federal Identical Shipyard Employment Standards [16 VAC 25 ‑ 100]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
These regulations are identical to the federal Occupational Safety and Health standards for Shipyard Employment. Each section number is the same number as the corresponding federal shipyard employment standard.
State Authority Section (40.1-22 )5 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (P.L. 91-596)
Exempt from APA Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation 1. Improve workplace safety and health in Virginia workplaces as evidenced by fewer hazards, reduced exposures and fewer injuries, illnesses, and fatalities.

2. Change workplace culture to increase employer and worker awareness of, commitment to, and involvement in safety and health.

3. The protection of the public's health, safety, and welfare with the least possible cost and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.
Meetings See all meetings (6) relating to this chapter.

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
Telephone: (804)786-9873    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Standards Improvement Project—Phase IV, Final Rule
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Final Adoption period is underway and will end on 11/13/2019.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards; Eye and Face Protection; Final Rule
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/01/2016.
Corrections and Technical Amendment to Hazard Communication Standard
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/15/2013.
Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards for Head Protection; Direct Final Rule
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2013.
Final Rule for Hazard Communication Standard
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2013.
Corrections and Technical Amendments to Multiple Standards in General Industry, Construction and Shipyard Employment
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/15/2012.
Standards Improvement Project
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/15/2012.
General Working Conditions in Shipyard Employment
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/15/2012.
Revision-Notification Requirements-Exposure Determination Provisions-Hexavalent Chromium
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/15/2010.
Personal Protective Equipment
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/15/2010.
Employer Payment for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE); Final Rule
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/01/2008.
Direct Final Rule Updating National Consensus Standards in OSHA’s Standard for Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/21/2007.
Fire Protection
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/15/2005.
Technical amendments to Federal Identical Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Shipyard Employment
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/01/2003.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Corrections and Technical Amendments to Multiple Standards in General Industry, Construction and Shipyard Employment
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.