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  1. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Law, Act

    Education of the Handicapped Act Amendments of 1990. Public Law 101-476 (S. 1824).

    Adoption: 1990-10-30 | Date of entry into force: 1990-10-01 | USA-1990-L-21365

    Amends the Education of the Handicapped Act to revise and extend the programs established in parts C through G thereof, and for other purposes. Title II covers assistance for education of all handicapped individuals, including allocations, State plans, evaluation, etc; title III provides for centers and services to meet special needs of handicapped individuals; other titles cover training personnel for the education of handicapped individuals, research in such education, technology, etc.

  2. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants; Asbestos NESHAP Revision Rule (40 CFR Part 61)

    Adoption: 1990-10-29 | Date of entry into force: 1990-11-20 | USA-1990-R-22416

    Promulgating rules under section 112 of the Clean Air Act, the revisions are intended to enhance enforcement and promote compliance through control device and fugitive emission monitoring, recordkeeping, and reporting for asbestos milling, manufacturing, and fabricating operations, together with revisions to the notification requirements concerning planned demolitions and renovations, and the addition of safety as a reason for exemption from the use of wet removal methods.

  3. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCB's): Manufacturing, Processing, and Distribution in Commerce, Partial Rescission of Exemption Rule (40 CFR Part 761)

    Adoption: 1990-10-26 | Date of entry into force: 1990-08-29 | USA-1990-R-22328

    Rescission of an interpretation of 40 CFR 761.20(c)(1) requiring certain entities to obtain an exemption from prohibitions concerning the manufacture, processing and distribution in commerce of PCB or PCB-contaminated transformers.

  4. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Environmental Protection Agency; Significant New Uses of Certain Chemical Substances Rule (40 CFR Part 721)

    Adoption: 1990-10-24 | Date of entry into force: 1991-01-07 | USA-1990-R-22335

    Promulgation of significant new use rules under the Toxic Substances Control Act requiring certain persons who intend to manufacture, import, or process certain chemical substances for a significant new use to notify the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) before commencing manufacturing or processing activities in order to enable the EPA to evaluate and, if necessary, prohibit or limit the activity before it occurs.

  5. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Hazardous Waste Management Systems: Identification and Listing of Hazardous Waste; CERCLA Hazardous Substances Designation - Petroleum Refinery Primary and Secondary Oil/Water/Solids/Separation Sludge Listings (F037 and F038) Rule (40 CFR Parts 261, 271 and 302)

    Adoption: 1990-10-19 | Date of entry into force: 1991-05-02 | USA-1990-R-22327

    Amendments adding two wastes (F037 and F038) to the list of hazardous wastes under 40 CFR 261.31, and amending Appendix VII of 40 CFR 261 to add the organic and inorganic constituents for which these wastes are listed, as capable of posing a substantial hazard to human health or the environment.

  6. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Significant New Uses of Chemical Substances Rule (40 CFR Part 721)

    Adoption: 1990-09-25 | Date of entry into force: 1990-11-27 | USA-1990-R-20943

  7. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Preliminary Assessment Information and Health and Safety Data Reporting; Addition of Chemicals Rule (40 CFR Parts 712 and 716)

    Adoption: 1990-09-21 | Date of entry into force: 1990-10-29 | USA-1990-R-20929

  8. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Certain Chemical Substances; Significant New Use Rule and Addition to Health and Safety Data Reporting Rule (40 CFR Parts 716 and 721)

    Adoption: 1990-08-22 | Date of entry into force: 1990-10-15 | USA-1990-R-20725

    Amendments concerning the Suitability and Safety of CFC Substitutes.

  9. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Significant New Uses of Certain Chemical Substances Rule (40 CFR Part 721)

    Adoption: 1990-08-06 | Date of entry into force: 1990-10-15 | USA-1990-R-20949

    Notification requirement in respect of manufacture, import or processing of certain substances for a significant new use.

  10. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Technology-Related Assistance for Individuals with Disabilities; Demonstration and Innovation Projects of National Significance Rule (34 CFR Part 346)

    Adoption: 1990-07-27 | USA-1990-R-20945

    Regulations implementing Title II, Part D, of the Technology-Related Assistance for Individuals with Disabilities Act of 1988 (Public Law 100-407), to state the purposes of the Program bearing the same title, the types of activities eligible for support, Program priorities to be set by the Secretary, application requirements, selection criteria for applications and requirements to be met by the recipients of awards under the Program.

  11. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Mississippi; Final Authorisation of Revisions to State Hazardous Waste Management Program Rule (40 CFR Part 271)

    Adoption: 1990-07-26 | Date of entry into force: 1990-10-09 | USA-1990-R-20704

  12. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Career and Career-Conditional Employment Rule (5 CFR Part 315)

    Adoption: 1990-07-15 | Date of entry into force: 1990-08-20 | USA-1990-R-20484

    Technical amendment to update outdated language in Regulations pertaining to the appeal rights of probationers. The new Regulations would expand one of the factors upon which an employee may base an appeal.

  13. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    EPA Administered Permit Programs; The National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System; General Pretreatment Regulations for Existing and New Sources; Regulations to Enhance Control of Toxic Pollutant and Hazardous Waste Discharges to Publicly Owned Treatment Works Rule (40 CFR Part 122 and 403)

    Adoption: 1990-07-03 | Date of entry into force: 1990-08-23 | USA-1990-R-20722

    Regulations made pursuant to section 3018(b) of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, to ensure that hazardous wastes discharged to publicly owned treatment works are adquately controlled to protect human health and the environment.

  14. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Medicaid Program; Eligibility Groups, Coverage and Conditions of Eligibility; Legislative Changes under OBRA '87, COBRA and TEFRA Rule (42 CFR Parts 433, 435, 436, 440 and 447)

    Adoption: 1990-06-29 | USA-1990-R-22417

    Amendments to the Medicaid regulations incorporating or revising the following mandatory and optional eligibility groups of individuals for coverage: 1) pregnat women; 2) qualified children under a specified age; 3) children in adoptions or foster care; 4) certain disabled widows and widowers; and 5) certain disabled children being cared for at home. The rule also adds a condition of eligibility relating to third party liability for medical assistance expenditures.

  15. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Significant New Uses of Certain Chemical Substances Rule (40 CFR Part 721)

    Adoption: 1990-06-13 | USA-1990-R-20709

    Requires persons intending to manufacture, import or process certain substances for a significant new use to notify the Environmental Protection Agency at least 90 days before embarking on any such activity.

  16. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Supplemental Security Income for the Aged, Blind and Disabled; Payment of Benefits, Overpayments and Underpayments-Overpayment Defined Rule (20 CFR Part 416)

    Adoption: 1990-03-27 | Date of entry into force: 1990-08-17 | USA-1990-R-20948

    Implements section 2612 of the Deficit Reduction Act of 1984 (Public Law 98-369), which amended section 1631(b)(1) of the Social security Act, by setting a limit on adjustment or recovery of a Supplemental security Income and/or federally administered State supplementary overpayment that the secretary (Social security Administration) may require.

  17. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Preserving the Free Flow of Information to the Commission Rule (10 CFR Parts 30, 40, 50, 60, 61, 70, 72 and 150)

    Adoption: 1990-03-15 | Date of entry into force: 1990-04-20 | USA-1990-R-20696

    Prohibits the imposition of conditions in settlement agreements under section 20 of the Energy Reorganization Act, or in other agreements affecting employment, that would prohibit, restrict, or otherwise discourage any employee or former employee from providing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission with information on hazardous conditionsection

  18. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Exposure to Lead Rule (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1990-02-06 | Date of entry into force: 1990-02-13 | USA-1990-R-20530

    Amends appendix B of OSHA's lead standard, 29 CFR 1910.1025, by removing a sentence that is no longer applicable.

  19. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Exposures to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories Rule (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1990-01-30 | Date of entry into force: 1990-05-01 | USA-1990-R-20546

    Final rule respecting, inter alia, employee training and information, medical consultation and examinations, hazard identification, respirator use and record-keeping.

  20. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Exposures to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories Rule (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1990-01-22 | USA-1990-R-21965

    Full text not given in available source.

  21. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Safety Requirements for Industrial Radiographic Equipment Rule (10 CFR Parts 2 and 34)

    Adoption: 1989-12-29 | Date of entry into force: 1991-01-01 | USA-1989-R-9645

    Rule requiring radiographers to wear alarm rate-meters intended to reduce radiation exposure to both radiography personnel and the general public.

  22. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Reportable Quantity Adjustments Correction (40 CFR Parts 116, 117, 302 and 355)

    Adoption: 1989-12-26 | Date of entry into force: 1989-12-27 | USA-1989-R-9227

    Technical corrections.

  23. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Exposure to Asbestos, Tremolite, Anthophyllite and Actinolite Rule (29 CFR Parts 1910 and 1926)

    Adoption: 1989-12-14 | Date of entry into force: 1990-01-19 | USA-1989-R-9120

    Removal of the ban on the spraying of asbestos-containing materials, and amendments to the regulatory text to clarify when construction employers must resume periodic monitoring.

  24. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Control of Drug Use in Natural Gas, Liquefied Natural Gas, and Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Operations Rule (49 CFR Part 199)

    Adoption: 1989-12-07 | Date of entry into force: 1990-01-17 | USA-1989-R-8925

    This final rule accords a partial grant of petitions for reconsideration of the final rule on 1988-11-21 requiring operators of pipeline facilities for the transportation of natural gas or hazardous liquids and operators of liquefied natural gas to have an anti-drug program for employees who perform certain safety-related functions covered by the pipeline safety Regulations.

  25. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Determining Disability and Blindness; Substantial Gainful Activity Rule (20 CFR Parts 404 and 416)

    Adoption: 1989-12-04 | Date of entry into force: 1990-01-01 | USA-1989-R-9231

    Raises, inter alia, from $300 to $500 the average monthly earnings guidelines used to determine whether persons with impairments other than blindness are able to undertake substantial gainful activity for purposes of Social Security disability benefits provided under title II of the Social Security Act.

  26. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Preliminary Assessment Information and Health and Safety Rule (40 CFR Parts 712 and 716)

    Adoption: 1989-12-01 | Date of entry into force: 1990-01-11 | USA-1989-R-8966

    Adds thirteen chemical substances to the Preliminary Assessment Information Rule and twelve to the section 8(d) Health and Safety Data Reporting Rule. Manufacturers, processors and importers of these chemicals will be required to report unpublished health and safety data and/or end use, exposure, and volume data to the Environmental Protection Agency.

  27. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Hazardous Waste Management System: Identification and Listing of Hazardous Waste CERCLA Hazardous Substance Designation; Reportable Quantity Adjustment Rule (40 CFR Parts 261, 271 and 302)

    Adoption: 1989-11-29 | Date of entry into force: 1990-06-11 | USA-1989-R-9122

  28. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Air Contaminants Rule (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1989-11-28 | Date of entry into force: 1989-12-01 | USA-1989-R-9121

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration reduced exposure limits for 375 air contaminants on 1989-01-19 at 54 CFR 2332. A stay of the new limits for nitroglycerin and ethylene glycol dinitrate is granted to the explosives industry until 1990-02-01.

  29. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Supplemental Security Income for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled Rule (20 CFR Part 416)

    Adoption: 1989-10-31 | Date of entry into force: 1990-02-08 | USA-1989-R-20482

    Amendment increasing the maximum emergency advance payment that can be paid to an individual presumptively eligible for supplemental security income.

  30. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Asbestos: Manufacture, Importation, Processing, and Distribution in Commerce Prohibitions; Technical Amendment Rule (40 CFR Part 763)

    Adoption: 1989-10-29 | Date of entry into force: 1989-11-08 | USA-1989-R-9158

  31. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Hazardous Waste Management System: Identification and Listing of Hazardous Waste and CERCLA Hazardous Substance Designation; Reportable Quantity Adjustment Methyl Bromide Production Rule (40 CFR Parts 261, 271 and 302)

    Adoption: 1989-09-29 | Date of entry into force: 1990-04-06 | USA-1989-R-9064

    Amends Regulations for hazardous waste management under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act by listing as hazardous two wastes generated during the production of methyl bromide.

  32. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Isopropanol; Final Test Rule (40 CFR Parts 795 and 799)

    Adoption: 1989-09-22 | Date of entry into force: 1989-12-04 | USA-1989-R-9057

    Final rule issued by the Environmental Protection Agency requiring manufacturers and processors of isopropanol to perform testing for health effects.

  33. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Federal Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance; Supplemental Security Income for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled; Decisions by Administrative Law Judges in Cases Remanded by the Courts Rule (20 CFR Parts 404 and 416)

    Adoption: 1989-09-13 | USA-1989-R-9168

    Under these final Regulations, decisions of Administrative Law Judges fully or partially favourable to the party that are not reviewed by the Appeals Council on its own initiative will be effectuated on a more timely basis.

  34. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Transportation of Hazardous Materials; Miscellaneous Amendments Rule (49 CFR Part 171 et al.)

    Adoption: 1989-09-07 | Date of entry into force: 1989-11-15 | USA-1989-R-8957

  35. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Mixture of: 1, 3 Benzenediamine, 2-Methyl-4, 6-Bis (Methylthio) - and 1, 3-Benzenediamine, 4-Methyl-2, 6-Bis (Methylthio); Significant New Uses Rule (40 CFR Part 721)

    Adoption: 1989-08-24 | Date of entry into force: 1989-12-01 | USA-1989-R-8527

    The Environmental Protection Agency is promulgating a significant new use rule for this toxic substance on the belief that it may be hazardous to human health and that the uses described in this rule may result in significant human exposure. Requires certain persons who intend to manufacture, import or process this substance for a significant new use to notify the EPA at least 90 days before commencing that activity.

  36. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Exposure to Formaldehyde Rule (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1989-08-22 | Date of entry into force: 1990-06-13 | USA-1989-R-8939

    Extension of administrative stay on rule concerning hazard warning on occupational exposure to formaldehyde.

  37. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Hazardous Materials; Uranium Hexafluoride Rule (49 CFR Parts 171 and 173)

    Adoption: 1989-08-21 | Date of entry into force: 1989-09-28 | USA-1989-R-8940

    Amends the Hazardous Materials Regulations to permit the transport of uranium hexafluoride that does not meet certain standards.

  38. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Projects With Industry Rule (34 CFR Part 379)

    Adoption: 1989-08-14 | USA-1989-R-9061

    Amendments to existing Regulations in Part 379 governing the Projects with Industry program and addition of new subpart F to implement requirements in sections 621(f) and 621(h) of the Rehabilitation Act as added by Public Law 99-506, the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1986, in relation to minimum compliance with program evaluation standards.

  39. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Hazardous Substances Rule (49 CFR Part 172)

    Adoption: 1989-08-14 | Date of entry into force: 1989-10-13 | USA-1989-R-9419

    Revises the List of Hazardous Substances and Reportable Quantities which appears in the appendix to 49 CFR 172.101.

  40. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Tributyl Phosphate; Final Test Rule (40 CFR Parts 795 and 799)

    Adoption: 1989-08-11 | Date of entry into force: 1989-09-27 | USA-1989-R-8956

    Requires manufacturers and processors of tributyl phosphate to perform testing for health effects.

  41. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment of Workers With Disabilities Under Special Certificates Rule (29 CFR Parts 524, 525 and 529)

    Adoption: 1989-08-04 | Date of entry into force: 1989-09-11 | USA-1989-R-9420

    Regulations governing the employment of individuals with disabilities at special minimum wages under section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act (LS 1966-USA 1).

  42. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Supplemental Security Income for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled; Exception of Certain Assistance Payments From Retrospective Monthly Accounting Rule (20 CFR Part 416)

    Adoption: 1989-07-31 | Date of entry into force: 1989-08-01 | USA-1989-R-8996

  43. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Transportation of Gas and Hazardous Liquids by Pipeline; Reporting Safety-Related Conditions; Discovery of Conditions by Smart Pigs; Enforcement Rules (49 CFR Parts 190, 191 and 195)

    Adoption: 1989-07-28 | Date of entry into force: 1989-08-07 | USA-1989-R-9032

    Rule making clarifying changes to recently established reporting requirements regarding safety-related conditions. Modification of pipeline safety enforcement procedures to reflect statutory changes authorising increased penalties for destruction of signs or markers.

  44. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Occupational Exposure to Asbestos, Tremolite, Anthophyllite, and Actinolite Rule (29 CFR Parts 1910 and 1926)

    Adoption: 1989-07-18 | Date of entry into force: 1990-11-30 | USA-1989-R-8076

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration hereby extends the partial administrative stay of the revised final standards for occupational exposure to asbestos, tremolite, anthophyllite, and actinolite for general industry and construction insofar as they apply to occupational exposure to non-asbestiform tremolite, anthophyllite, and actinolite. The current partial stay, originally set to expire on 1987-04-21, and previously extended, is further extended to 1990-11-30.

  45. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Community Right-to-know Reporting Requirements Rule (40 CFR Parts 350, 355, 370 and 372)

    Adoption: 1989-07-09 | Date of entry into force: 1990-08-27 | USA-1989-R-20727

    Establishes final reporting thresholds for stocks of chemicals under sections 311 and 312 of title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986.

  46. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Asbestos; Manufacture, Importation, Processing, and Distribution in Commerce Prohibitions Rule (40 CFR Part 763)

    Adoption: 1989-07-06 | Date of entry into force: 1989-08-25 | USA-1989-R-8071

    Prohibits, at staged intervals, the future manufacture, importation, processing, and distribution in commerce of asbestos in almost all products, as identified in the rule. The rule requires that asbestos-containing products that are subject to the bans be labeled to promote compliance with and enforcement of the rule.

  47. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Air Contaminants Rule; Corrections (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1989-06-28 | Date of entry into force: 1989-07-05 | USA-1989-R-8175

    This notice makes corrections to the preamble and final rule on Air Contaminants which appeared in the Federal Register on 1989-01-19, issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration under the Occupational Safety and Health Act (LS 1970-USA 1).

  48. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Air Contaminants Rule; Integrated Table of Contents Rule (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1989-04-13 | USA-1989-R-8176

    Replaces the Permissible Exposure Limits previously listed in the "Z-Tables" concerning air contaminants. The Table is intended to facilitate use of the Air Contaminants Standard which was published by the Occupational Health and Safety Administration on 1989-01-19.

  49. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Rule (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1989-02-28 | Date of entry into force: 1990-03-06 | USA-1989-R-8177

    Regulates the safety and health of employees involved in cleanup operations at uncontrolled hazardous waste sites being cleaned up under government mandate, in certain hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal operations conducted under the Resource, Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976 and in any emergency response to incidents involving hazardous substances.

  50. United States of America - Protection against particular hazards - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Air Contaminants Rule (29 CFR Part 1910)

    Adoption: 1989-01-11 | Date of entry into force: 1989-03-01 | USA-1989-R-7578

    Revises the Permissible Exposure Limits (PELs) in the Air Contaminants Standards. The modification of 212 existing PELs and the application of PELs to 164 substances for which there were exposure limits are intended to protect against kidney and liver diseases, respiratory diseases, nerve disorders, carcinogenity and other health impairments. This notice includes amendments to 29 CFR 1910.1000, tables Z-1, Z-2 and Z-3.

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