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Deadline: Jun 03, 2014

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Rule Details

Rule Number: 14P018
Title: VOSHA Acetylene Rule
Type: Standard
Status: Adopted
Agency: Department of Labor
Legal Authority: 21 V.S.A. ยงยง 204 and 224
Summary: The final rule simply updates references to outdated Standards Development Organizations (SDO) standards in OSHA's Acetylene Standard. The Compressed Gas Association (CGA) Pamphlet G-1.3 -1956 incorporated by reference in the old rule is no longer available.
Persons Affected: Public and private sector employers and employees that use acetylene.
Economic Impact: The final rule simply updates references to outdated Standards Development Organizations (SDO) standards in OSHA's Acetylene Standard. The Agency concludes that the revisions will not impose any additional costs on employers because the updated SDO standards represent the usual and customary practice of employers in the industry. Consequently, the final rule imposes no costs on employers.
Posting date: Apr 23,2014

Hearing Information

Information for Hearing # 1
Hearing date:
05-27-2014 10:00 AM   
Location: VIT Bennington Site: Senior Citizen's Service Center
Address: 124 Pleasant Street
City: Bennington
State: VT
Zip: 05201
Hearing Notes: For more information on attending and participating in a hearing via VIT Sites please visit www.vitlink.org.
Information for Hearing # 2
Hearing date:
05-27-2014 10:00 AM   
Location: VIT Brattleboro Site: Brattleboro Union High School
Address: 131 Fairground Road, Room 125
City: Brattleboro
State: VT
Zip: 05301
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Information for Hearing # 3
Hearing date:
05-27-2014 10:00 AM   
Location: VIT Rutland Site: Stafford Technical Center
Address: 8 Stratton Road, Room 108
City: Rutland
State: VT
Zip: 05701-3775
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Information for Hearing # 4
Hearing date:
05-27-2014 10:00 AM   
Location: VIT White River Jct Site: Community College of Vermont
Address: 145 Billings Farm Road, CCV Upper Valley
City: White River Junction
State: VT
Zip: 05001
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Information for Hearing # 5
Hearing date:
05-27-2014 10:00 AM   
Location: VIT Williston Site: Blair Park
Address: 451 Lawrence Place
City: Williston
State: VT
Zip: 05495
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Information for Hearing # 6
Hearing date:
05-27-2014 10:00 AM   
Location: VIT Lyndonville Site: Lyndon State College
Address: 1001 College Road, PO Box 7954
City: Lyndonville
State: VT
Zip: 05851-7954
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Information for Hearing # 7
Hearing date:
05-27-2014 10:00 AM   
Location: VIT Montpelier Site: Vermont Department of Labor
Address: 5 Green Mountain Drive
City: Montpelier
State: VT
Zip: 05602
Hearing Notes: For more information on attending and participating in a hearing via VIT Sites please visit www.vitlink.org.
Information for Hearing # 8
Hearing date:
05-27-2014 10:00 AM   
Location: VIT St. Albans Site: Bellows Free Academy (St. Albans)
Address: 4 Hospital Drive, PO Box 1578
City: St. Albans
State: VT
Zip: 05478-1578
Hearing Notes: For more information on attending and participating in a hearing via VIT Sites please visit www.vitlink.org.

Contact Information

Information for Contact # 1
Level: Primary    
Name: Daniel A. Whipple    
Agency: Department of Labor    
Address: 5 Green Mountain Drive, PO Box 488    
City: Montpelier    
State: VT    
Zip: 05601-0488    
Telephone: 802-828-5084    
Fax: 802-828-0408    
Email: 
dan.whipple@state.vt.us
     
 
   
Website Address:  http://labor.vermont.gov/legal-information/proposed-rules/
     
 
   

Keyword Information

Keywords:

Acetylene
Compressed Gas Association
Piping

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