H.R. 4739 (103rd): Congressional Occupational Safety and Health Act

Introduced:
Jul 13, 1994 (103rd Congress, 1993–1994)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Leslie Byrne
Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jul 13, 1994
Length
4 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 13, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 13, 1994
Referred to Committee Jul 13, 1994
 
Full Title

To extend certain requirements and standards under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to the legislative branch.

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Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
Committees

House Education and the Workforce

Workforce Protections

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7/13/1994--Introduced.
Congressional Occupational Safety and Health Act - Requires each employing authority in the legislative branch to comply with employer duties and occupational safety and health standards under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
Directs the Comptroller General to procure by contract the services of an expert consultant in identification and correction of workplace safety and health hazards.
Requires biennial reports.
Limits contract authority under this Act to the extent and amounts provided in advance in appropriation Acts.

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