Tag: rulemaking

An inside look at MSHA’s rulemaking

December 11, 2017By and

A few weeks before the new workplace examination rule was slated to go into effect, the Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) opened a proposed rulemaking.

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How OSHA’s silica rule will impact aggregate operations

August 15, 2017By

Enforcement of OSHA’s final rule to protect workers in construction from exposure will soon go into effect. What effects will this rule have on aggregate producers?

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Workplace exams rule enforcement delayed to October

May 22, 2017By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration is extending the effective date of its final rule on workplace exams to Oct 2.

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How Trump’s 2-for-1 regulatory approach translates to mining

April 26, 2017By and

There is a great deal of uncertainty in Washington regarding how the new administration’s goal of reducing regulations will impact rulemaking moving forward.

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Revising interpretations

May 7, 2015By

If a federal agency has published an interpretation of a regulation, can the agency later revise that interpretation […]

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