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.
House of Representatives Action
The House of Representatives voted on H.R. 5522 on April 30, 2008.
Same for all scorecards:
- Name of bill: Worker Protection Against Combustible Dust Explosions and Fires Act of 2008
- Chamber: U.S. House of Representatives
- Roll call number: 233
- Congress number: 110th
- Session number: 2
- Vote link: U.S. House of Representatives record vote 233, 110th Congress, Session 2
Scorecard: National Journal 2008 House Scorecard
Org. position: Aye
"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)