The U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is extending the comment period for the Request for Information (RFI) on Exposure of Underground Miners to Diesel Exhaust published on June 8 (81 FR 36826) from September 6 to November 30. The document will be published in the Federal Register on Thursday, August 25. It was available for viewing on Wednesday, August 24 at the Office of the Federal Register, Public Inspection Desk.

The agency is also extending the comment period and the close of the rulemaking record for the proposed rule addressing Examinations of Working Places in Metal and Nonmetal Mines (MNM), published on June 8 (81 FR 36818) from September 6 to September 30. The notice also clarifies and seeks additional comments on selected proposed provisions. The document will be published in the Federal Register on Thursday, August 25. It was available for viewing on Tuesday, August 23 at the Office of the Federal Register, Public Inspection Desk.

 

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