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Chapter 296-900, WAC

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Chapter 296-900

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) changed its policies for calculating penalties in October, 2010. In October of 2012, OSHA updated the State Activities Mandated Measures (SAMM) Report to require state plan states to meet new measures for calculating penalties. Failure to adopt rules to respond to the change in OSHA policies and to meet the new SAMM measures could result in the suspension of Washingtonís state plan approval and or federal funding.701.


PDF: Preproposal (CR-101)

Monetary penalties at least as effective as OSHA (296-900-140)

The purpose of this rulemaking is to consider modifying the departmentís monetary penalties rule to ensure it is at least as effective as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's new policies.615.


PDF: Preproposal (CR-101)

PDF: Withdrawn Rulemaking (CR 101)

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