2017 US Code
Title 29 - Labor
Chapter 15 - Occupational Safety and Health
Sec. 665 - Variations, tolerances, and exemptions from required provisions; procedure; duration

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Citation 29 U.S.C. § 665 (2017)
Section Name §665. Variations, tolerances, and exemptions from required provisions; procedure; duration
Section Text

The Secretary, on the record, after notice and opportunity for a hearing may provide such reasonable limitations and may make such rules and regulations allowing reasonable variations, tolerances, and exemptions to and from any or all provisions of this chapter as he may find necessary and proper to avoid serious impairment of the national defense. Such action shall not be in effect for more than six months without notification to affected employees and an opportunity being afforded for a hearing.

Source Credit

(Pub. L. 91–596, §16, Dec. 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 1606.)

Publication Title United States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 5, Title 29 - LABOR
Category Bills and Statutes
Collection United States Code
SuDoc Class Number Y 1.2/5:
Contained Within Title 29 - LABOR
CHAPTER 15 - OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH
Sec. 665 - Variations, tolerances, and exemptions from required provisions; procedure; duration
Contains section 665
Date 2017
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 12, 2018
Positive Law No
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Statutes at Large References 84 Stat. 1606
Public Law References Public Law 91-596
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