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Executive Order 13891 requires agencies to finalize regulations that formalize their processes for issuing and using guidance. On August 28, 2020, the Department published its Promoting Regulatory Openness through Good Guidance (PRO Good Guidance) Final Rule.  A fact sheet about the rule is also available.

 

The contents of these documents do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way, except as authorized by law or incorporated into a contract, cooperative agreement, or grant. These documents are intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.

Executive Order 13891, Promoting the Rule of Law Through Improved Agency Guidance Documents, was issued by the President on October 9, 2019. To increase public access to and awareness of guidance documents, the Executive Order requires all federal agencies to establish and maintain a single, searchable, indexed database that contains links to all guidance documents. The Code of Federal Regulations and the Federal Register, which are not maintained by the Department, also include some of the Department’s interpretations of law and similar material.

To petition for withdrawal or modification of a particular guidance document, email the Department of Labor.

Petitions to Modify or Withdraw a DOL regulation may also be submitted by mail at the address below. Petitions should identify the specific guidance document by name and include your reason(s) for requesting withdrawal or modification.

U.S. Department of Labor
Office of the Executive Secretariat
200 Constitution Ave NW
Washington, DC 20210

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This letter provides guidance on siblings using FMLA leave, as in loco parentis, and the need to provide parental care for a son or daughter 18 years or older.

Date Issued/Updated: -/-/-
Date Posted to Website: 10/25/2004
Agency: Wage and Hour Division
Form of Guidance: Opinion Letter
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-WHD FMLA 2003-2
FMLA

This alert provides steps operators or workers at hair or nail salons can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus in Vietnamese.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: OSHA Alert
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-064
Coronavirus

This poster provides steps employers can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus at meat, poultry, and pork processing and packaging facilities in Karen.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: Poster
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-074
Coronavirus

This poster provides steps employers can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus at fish and seafood processing and packaging facilities in Laotian.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: Poster
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-072
Coronavirus

This poster provides steps employers can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus at fish and seafood processing and packaging facilities in Vietnamese.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: Poster
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-070
Coronavirus

This poster provides steps employers can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus at fish and seafood processing and packaging facilities in Cambodian.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: Poster
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-068
Coronavirus

This poster provides steps employers can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus at fish and seafood processing and packaging facilities in Portuguese.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: Poster
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-067
Coronavirus

This alert provides steps operators or workers at hair or nail salons can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus in Thai.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: OSHA Alert
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-066
Coronavirus

This poster provides steps employers can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus at meat, poultry, and pork processing and packaging facilities in Laotian.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: Poster
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-075
Coronavirus

This poster provides steps employers can take to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus at fish and seafood processing and packaging facilities in Creole.

Date Issued/Updated: 09/25/2020
Date Posted to Website: 09/26/2020
Agency: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Form of Guidance: Poster
Significance: Not Significant
DOL-OSHA-OOC-2020-073
Coronavirus
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