40 CFR 1600.3 - Functions.

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§ 1600.3 Functions.
(a) The CSB investigates chemical accidents and hazards, recommending actions to protect workers, the public, and the environment. The CSB is responsible for the investigation and determination of the facts, conditions, and circumstances and the cause or probable cause or causes of any accidental release resulting in a fatality, serious injury, or substantial property damages.
(b) The CSB makes safety recommendations to Federal, State, and local agencies, including the Environmental Protection Agency and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and private organizations to reduce the likelihood of recurrences of chemical incidents. It initiates and conducts safety studies and special investigations on matters pertaining to chemical safety.
(c) The CSB issues reports pursuant to its duties to determine the cause or probable cause or causes of chemical incidents and to report the facts, conditions, and circumstances relating to such incidents; and issues and makes available to the public safety recommendations, safety studies, and reports of special investigations.

Title 40 published on 2014-07-01.

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  • 2015-08-06; vol. 80 # 151 - Thursday, August 6, 2015
    1. 80 FR 46822 - Organization and Functions of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board
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      CHEMICAL SAFETY AND HAZARD INVESTIGATION BOARD
      Final rule.
      Effective August 6, 2015.
      40 CFR Part 1600

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U.S. Code: Title 5 - GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION AND EMPLOYEES
U.S. Code: Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE

Title 40 published on 2014-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 40 CFR Part 1600 after this date.

  • 2015-08-06; vol. 80 # 151 - Thursday, August 6, 2015
    1. 80 FR 46822 - Organization and Functions of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      CHEMICAL SAFETY AND HAZARD INVESTIGATION BOARD
      Final rule.
      Effective August 6, 2015.
      40 CFR Part 1600