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MSHA Reinstates 2017 Workplace Exam Rule

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is reinstating the regulatory provisions for examinations of working places in metal and nonmetal mines published on January 23, 2017.  The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued an order on June 11, 2019, and a mandate on August 23, 2019, requiring this action.  The reinstated final rule is effective on September 30, 2019.  MSHA will use the next 90 days to fully implement the reinstated rule.
The final rule requires that:  
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