Federal Registers - Table of Contents
• Publication Date: 10/22/1999
• Publication Type: Notice
• Fed Register #: 64:57128
• Standard Number: 1910.146
• Title: Permit-Required Confined Spaces for General Industry;Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection Requirements

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Permit-Required Confined Spaces for General Industry; Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection Requirements

AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Labor.

ACTION: Notice; Announcement of OMB approval of information collection requirement.


SUMMARY: The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is announcing that OMB approved the collections of information found in the standard on Permit-Required Confined Spaces for General Industry (29 CFR 1910.146) under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA-95). This document announces the OMB approval number and expiration date.

DATES: October 22, 1999.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Theda Kenney, Directorate of Safety Standards Programs, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Room N-3605, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20210; telephone: (202) 693-2222.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In the Federal Register of April 16, 1999 (64 FR 18938), the Agency announced its intent to request approval from OMB for information collection requirements contained in the standard on Permit-Required Confined Spaces for General Industry (29 CFR 1910.146). OSHA made this request in response to 5 CFR 1320.5(b), which states that the Agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to comply with, a collection of information requirement unless OMB approves the information collection requirement and assigns a control number to the approved requirement. In accordance with PRA-95 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3520), OMB approved the information collection requirements and assigned OMB control number 1228-0203 to the approved requirements. The approval expires on August 31, 2002.

Authority and Signature

Charles N. Jeffress, Assistan