Code of Maryland Regulations
Title 09 - MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Subtitle 12 - DIVISION OF LABOR AND INDUSTRY
Chapter 09.12.21 - Employee Injury and Illness Records and Reports
09.12.21.04 - Variance Procedure for Record Keeping
09.12.21.04. Variance Procedure for Record Keeping
A. State or Local Government Employers. The Commissioner shall consider an application for variance from the record keeping and reporting requirements by a State or local government employer consistent with COMAR 09.12.20.17B, and subject to the approval of the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
B. Private Sector Employers. MOSH may not issue a variance to a private sector employer and shall recognize all variances issued by the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration.(Regulations .04 adopted as an emergency provision effective February 12, 2002 (29:5 Md. R. 499); adopted permanently effective May 13, 2002 (29:9 Md. R. 744))