TITLE

OSHA Reforms Approved

AUTHOR(S)
Garvey, Charlotte
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Rock Products;Jun2005, Vol. 108 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the approval of the U.S. House Education and Work Force Committee on a cluster of bills that aimed at streamlining and reforming the enforcement operations of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Description of the bill according to Chairman John Boehner (R-Ohio); Reasons for Democrat George Miller (D-Calif.) to dismiss the bill; Impact of the bill to workers and small businesses.
ACCESSION #
17389978

 

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