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Jun 8, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on June 8, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2006
Length: 6 pages
To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 and the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 to prohibit the promulgation of safety and health standards that do not meet certain requirements for national consensus standards.
6/8/2006--Introduced.Workplace Safety and Health Transparency Act of 2006 - Amends the Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1970 and the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 to prohibit ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5554 — 109th Congress: Workplace Safety and Health Transparency Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5554
“H.R. 5554 — 109th Congress: Workplace Safety and Health Transparency Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5554>
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