S. 1122: Accurate Workplace Injury and Illness Records Restoration Act

A bill to amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to clarify when the time period for the issuance of citations under such Act begins and to require a rule to clarify that an employer's duty to make and maintain accurate records of work-related injuries and illnesses is an ongoing obligation.

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Overview

Introduced:

May 15, 2017

Status:

Introduced on May 15, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 15, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Patty Murray

Senior Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 15, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

39% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 15, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

 
Passed Senate (House next)

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1122 is a 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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