Federal Registers - Table of Contents
• Publication Date: 03/24/1998
• Publication Type: Meeting
• Fed Register #: 63:14139-14140
• Title: Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health; Notice of Open Meeting

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health; Notice of Open Meeting

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

SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) will meet April 8-9, 1998, at the Frances Perkins Department of Labor Building, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC. This meeting is open to the public. Among items on the agenda at this meeting, OSHA will consult with ACCSH regarding any construction-specific considerations raised by a proposed standard on employer responsibility to pay for personal protective equipment.

DATES: Meetings will be held on April 8th and 9th, 1998 as described further in the body of this document.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Theresa Berry, Office of Public Affairs, Room N-3647, Telephone 202-219-8615 Ext. 106, at the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC, 20210.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ACCSH was established under section 107(e)(1) of the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act (40 U.S.C. 333) and section 7(b) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 656). An official record of the meeting will be available for public inspection at the OSHA Docket Office, Room N-2625, Telephone 202-219-7894. All ACCSH meetings and those of its workgroups are open to the public. Individuals with disabilities requiring appropriate accommodations should contact Theresa Berry no later than April 3 at the address above.

ACCSH will meet on Wednesday, April 8 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and on Thursday, April 9 from 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Room N-3437 B, C and D. The following items will be discussed at the meeting. On April 8, ACCSH and OSHA will discuss:

  • A proposed standard regarding employer responsibility to pay for personal protective