H.R. 4856 (100th): Construction Safety and Health Improvement Act of 1988


Jun 16, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 16, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Christopher Shays

Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to improve safety in the construction industry, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/16/1988--Introduced.Construction Safety and Health Improvement Act of 1988 - Amends the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (the Act) to provide for construction industry accident reporting, recordkeeping, investigation, and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 16, 1988

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4856”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (11D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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