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DOL/OSHA RIN: 1218-AC82 Publication ID: Spring 2013 
Title: ●Process Safety Management And Flammable Liquids 
Abstract: OSHA is considering revising its Process Safety Management (PSM) standard, 29 CFR 1910.119, to address gaps in safety coverage; or updating its Flammable Liquids standard, 29 CFR 1910.106, and Spray Finishing standard, 29 CFR 1910.107, based on the latest consensus standards. The following options are being considered: clarifying the PSM exemption for atmospheric storage tanks; expanding coverage and requirements for reactivity hazards; expanding the scope of paragraph (j) to cover the mechanical integrity of any safety-critical equipment; expanding the scope of paragraph (l) to require greater organizational management of change from employers; and updating ยงยง1910.106 and 1910.107 based on the latest consensus standards. 
Agency: Department of Labor(DOL)  Priority: Economically Significant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Prerule Stage 
Major: Undetermined  Unfunded Mandates: Undetermined 
CFR Citation: 29 CFR 1910.119   
Legal Authority: 29 USC 655    29 USC 657   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
Request for Information  10/00/2013 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined  Government Levels Affected: Undetermined 
Small Entities Affected: Businesses  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Dorothy Dougherty
Director, Directorate of Standards and Guidance
Department of Labor
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Room N-3718, FP Building, 200 Constitution Avenue NW.,
Washington, DC 20210
Phone:202 693-1950
Fax:202 693-1678