30 CFR 865.1 - Scope.
This part establishes procedures regarding -
(a) The reporting of acts of discriminatory discharge or other acts of discrimation under the Act caused by any person. Forms of discrimination include, but are not limited to: Firing, suspension, transfer or demotion, denial or reduction of wages and benefits, coercion by promises of benefits or threats of reprisal, and interference with the exercise of any rights afforded under the Act:
(b) The investigation of applications for review and holding of informal conferences about the alleged discrimination; and
(c) The request for formal hearings with the Office of Hearings and Appeals.