Worker Protection Against Combustible Dust Explosions and Fires Act of 2008

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The bill, which was introduced March 4, 2008, hopes to require the Secretary of Labor to issue interim and final occupational safety and health standards regarding worker exposure to combustible dust, and for other purposes.[1]



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House of Representatives Action

The House of Representatives voted on H.R. 5522 on April 30, 2008.


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Scored vote

Scorecard: National Journal 2008 House Scorecard

Org. position: Aye

Description:

"Require the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to regulate industries that produce hazardous combustible dusts. April 30. (247-165)"

(Original scorecard available at: http://www.nationaljournal.com/njmagazine/cs_20090228_4813.php)

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References

  1. Worker Protection Against Combustible Dust Explosions and Fires Act of 2008 on [1].

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