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DLLR's Division of Labor and Industry

 

MOSH Standards Notice 07-5 - Maryland Occupational Safety and Health (MOSH)

 
Subject: Hexavalent Chromium-CR(VI)
 
Effective Date: April 23, 2007
 
Issuance Date: August 28, 2008
 
Cancellation: None
 
Purpose: To adopt federal standards relating to occupational exposure to hexavalent chromium:
29 CFR Parts 1910 and 1926
 
Scope: MOSH-wide
 
Contact: Chief of MOSH Compliance Services
312 Marshall Avenue, Room 602
Laurel, Maryland 20707
(410) 880-4886 x312
 
By and Under the Authority of: Roger Campbell, Assistant Commissioner
 

A.      Background

  1. On April 23, 2007, the Commissioner of Labor and Industry adopted federal standards relating to occupational exposure to hexavalent chromium. The amendment included the automatic incorporation by reference of future amendments to this standard. The Federal Occupational safety and Health Administration proposed new requirements on this matter in 71 FR 38085 - 38087 (July 5, 2006), which, without further action by MOSH would automatically be incorporated by reference in COMAR 09.21.31.

B.       Action

  1. MOSH Compliance and Consultation Supervisors shall ensure that training sessions are conducted on the contents of this notice.

cc: J. Ronald DeJuliis, Commissioner, Division of Labor and Industry
Craig D. Lowry, Deputy Commissioner, Division of Labor and Industry
Jonathan R. Krasnoff, Deputy Counsel, Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation
Office of Administrative Hearings

 
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