42 CFR 85.4 - Acting on requests.

§ 85.4 Acting on requests.

(a) Upon receipt of a request for health hazard evaluation submitted under this part, NIOSH will determine whether or not there is reasonable cause to justify conducting an investigation.

(b) If NIOSH determines that an investigation is justified, a NIOSH officer will inspect the place of employment, collect samples where appropriate, and perform tests necessary to the conduct of a health hazard evaluation, including medical examinations of employees.

(c) If NIOSH determines that an investigation is not justified, the requester will be notified in writing of the decision.

[ 45 FR 2653, Jan. 14, 1980]

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The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 42 CFR Part 85 after this date.

  • 2014-04-10; vol. 79 # 69 - Thursday, April 10, 2014
    1. 79 FR 19835 - Occupational Safety and Health Investigations of Places of Employment
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, HHS
      Notice confirming effective date of direct final rule.
      The direct final rule published at 79 FR 2789, January 16, 2014, will become effective on April 16, 2014.
      42 CFR Part 85a