110-H.AMDT.813 to 110-H.R.2693

Amendment sought to require the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, before issuing a final standard, to wait until the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health concludes there is sufficient data to support a recommended exposure limit and establishes such recommended exposure limit.

H.AMDT.813(A002)
Amends: H.R.2693
Sponsor: Rep Wilson, Joe [SC-2](offered 9/26/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment sought to require the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, before issuing a final standard, to wait until the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health concludes there is sufficient data to support a recommended exposure limit and establishes such recommended exposure limit.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 110-349 to require the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to wait until the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) concludes there is sufficient data to support a recommended exposure limit and establishes such recommended exposure limit before issuing a final standard.

STATUS:

    9/26/2007 1:46pm:
    Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Wilson (SC). (consideration: CR H10929-10931; text: CR H10929)
    9/26/2007 2:27pm:
    On agreeing to the Wilson (SC) amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 189 - 233 (Roll no. 912).

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