Walking and Working Surfaces; Personal Protective Equipment (Fall Protection Systems)

Docket ID: OSHA-2007-0072
Agency: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Parent Agency: Department of Labor (DOL)
Walking Working Surfaces and Personal Fall Protection Systems (Slips, Trips, and Fall Protection)
RIN: 1218-AB80
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 29 CFR 1910, subparts D and I
Priority: Economically Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2016
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule
Major Rule: Yes
Legal Authorities: 29 U.S.C. 655(b)
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM04/10/199055 FR 13360
NPRM Comment Period End08/22/1990
Hearing09/11/199055 FR 29224
Reopen Record05/02/200368 FR 23527
Comment Period End07/31/2003
Second NPRM05/24/201075 FR 28861
Second NPRM Comment Period End08/23/2010
Notice of Informal Hearing11/12/201075 FR 69369
Public Hearing01/18/2011
Analyze Comments08/26/2011
Final Rule08/00/2016
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: OSHA-S029-2006-0662
Short Title: Fall Protection Systems
Legacy Id: S029; S041
Type: Rulemaking
Subtype: Safety Standards

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Apr 06, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/12/2010
ID: OSHA-2007-0072-0255
Comment Period Closed
Aug 23, 2010 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/24/2010
ID: OSHA-2007-0072-0001

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/25/2015
ID: OSHA-2007-0072-0393
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 03/24/2015
ID: OSHA-2007-0072-0392
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 10/24/2014
ID: OSHA-2007-0072-0391


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Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
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Proposed Rule
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Final Rule
Current Stage
Agency Contact
William Perry
Director, Directorate of Standards and Guidance
202 693-1950
202 693-1678 (Fax)
200 Constitution Avenue NW., FP Building, Room N-3718
Washington, DC 20210
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