H.R. 5554 (109th): Workplace Safety and Health Transparency Act of 2006

Introduced:

Jun 8, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 8, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles “Charlie” Norwood Jr.
Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2006
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5554” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jun 8, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (11R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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