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Occupational Safety and Health Administration


RIN: 1218-AC34

Publication ID: Fall 2010

Title: Bloodborne Pathogens(Section 610 Review)

Abstract: OSHA will undertake a review of the Bloodborne Pathogen Standard (29 CFR 1910.1030) in accordance with the requirements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act and section 5 of Executive Order 12866. The review will consider the continued need for the rule; whether the rule overlaps, duplicates, or conflicts with other Federal, State or local regulations; and the degree to which technology, economic conditions, or other factors may have changed since the rule was evaluated.

Agency: Department of Labor(DOL)

Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant

RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda

Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Prerule Stage

Major: No

Unfunded Mandates: No

RFA Section 610 Review: Section 610 Review

CFR Citation: 29 CFR 1910.1030

Legal Authority: 5 USC 533; 5 USC 610; 29 USC 655(b)

Legal Deadline: None




FR Cite

Begin Review



Request for Comments Published


75 FR 27237

Comment Period End



Analyze Comments



Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No

Government Levels Affected: None

Federalism: No

Included in the Regulatory Plan: No

RIN Data Printed in the FR: Yes

Agency Contact:
John Smith
Directorate of Evaluation and Analysis
Department of Labor
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
200 Constitution Avenue NW., FP Building, Room N-3641,
Washington, DC 20210
Phone:202 693-2400
Fax:202 693-1641