Federal Registers - Table of Contents
• Publication Date: 02/05/1998
• Publication Type: Proposed Rules
• Fed Register #: 63:5905-5906
• Standard Number: 1910.1035 ; 1911
• Title: Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis


Occupational Safety and Health Administration

29 CFR Part 1910.1035

[Docket No. H-371]

RIN 1218-AB46

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis

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

ACTION: Proposed rule; correction notice; announcement of hearings sites and dates.

SUMMARY: With this notice, OSHA is correcting the deadline for the submission of written comments on its proposed standard for occupational exposure to tuberculosis and is announcing the dates and locations of the informal public hearings to be held in Los Angeles, California, and New York City, New York, and Chicago, Illinois.

DATES: Written comments on the proposed standard and Notices of Intent to Appear at the hearings must be postmarked on or before February 17, 1998.

The hearings will begin April 7, 1998, in Washington, D.C.; May 5, 1998, in Los Angeles, CA; May 19, 1998, in New York City, NY; and June 2, 1998, in Chicago, IL, starting at 10:00 a.m. on the first day at each location and at 9:00 a.m. on succeeding days.

ADDRESSES: Comments on the proposed standard, Notices of Intent to Appear at the hearings, testimony, and documentary evidence are to be submitted in quadruplicate to the Docket Officer, Docket No. H-371, Room N-2625, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20210, telephone (202) 219-7894. Comments of 10 pages or fewer may be transmitted by fax to (202) 219-5046, provided the original and three copies are sent to the Docket Officer thereafter.

The hearing locations are: Washington, D.C., The Frances Perkins Building Auditorium, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW; Los Angeles, CA