Mine Safety and Health Administration April 9, 2018 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Examinations of Working Places in Metal and Nonmetal Mines
Document Number: 2018-07084
Type: Rule
Date: 2018-04-09
Agency: Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
On January 23, 2017, the Mine Safety and Health Administration published a final rule (January 2017 rule) amending provisions regarding examinations of working places in metal and nonmetal mines which were later stayed. MSHA is further amending the affected provisions following expiration of the stay. These additional amendments provide mine operators additional flexibility in managing their safety and health programs and reduces regulatory burdens without reducing the protections afforded miners. A document announcing stakeholder meetings is published concurrently with this rule in the Federal Register.
Examinations of Working Places in Metal and Nonmetal Mines
Document Number: 2018-07083
Type: Rule
Date: 2018-04-09
Agency: Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is announcing the dates and locations of public stakeholder meetings on the Agency's standards for Examinations Of Working Places in Metal and Nonmetal Mines.