Federal Registers - Table of Contents
• Publication Date: 09/30/1991
• Publication Type: Notice
• Fed Register #: 56:49444
• Standard Number: 1955.5
• Title: Notice of Petition to Withdraw Approval of North Carolina State Plan

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

29 CFR Part 1952

North Carolina State Plan; Petition to Withdraw Federal Approval

AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Labor.

ACTION: Notice of petition to withdraw approval of the North Carolina State Plan.

SUMMARY: Pursuant to 29 CFR 1955.5, this notice publishes, for public comment, a petition filed by the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) asking the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to withdraw approval of the North Carolina occupational safety and health plan under section 18(e) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act. Public comment is sought specifically on AFL-CIO allegations and, in general, on the effectiveness of the State plan in assuring occupational safety and health protection to North Carolina workers. The comment period is 90 days.

DATES: Comments on the petition must be postmarked by December 30, 1991.

ADDRESSES: Four copies of written comments must be sent to the Docket Office, Docket No. T-24, U.S. Department of Labor, Room N-2626, 200 Constitution Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20210 (Telephone: 202-523-7894). Comments of 10 or fewer pages in length may also be transmitted by facsimile to 202-523-5046 (FTS 523-5046), provided that the original and three copies of the comment are sent to the Docket Office thereafter.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James Foster, Director Office of Information and Consumer Affairs, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Room N-3647, 200 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C., (202) 523-8148.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Part 1955 of Title 29,