H.R. 571 (112th): Ensuring Worker Safety Act


Feb 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mazie Hirono

Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2011
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require a heightened review process by the Secretary of Labor of State occupational safety and health plans, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/9/2011--Introduced.Ensuring Worker Safety Act - Amends the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) to revise requirements for the Secretary of Labor's continuing evaluation of approved state occupational safety and health ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 571”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1166 (Related)
Protecting America’s Workers Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 9, 2011

H.R. 190 (Related)
Protecting America’s Workers Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 2011

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