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NIOSH Regulatory Agenda

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is making available on this page the proposed regulations and regulatory changes which NIOSH has posted on the Unified Regulatory Agenda as required by Executive Order 12866external icon.

The Unified Agenda, published every spring and fall, provides uniform reporting of data on regulatory and deregulatory activities under development throughout the Federal Government, covering approximately 60 departments, agencies, and commissions. Each edition of the Unified Agenda includes regulatory agendas from all Federal entities that currently have regulations under development or review. Agencies of the United States Congress are not included. The full list for the Federal Government is found at: icon

The items from the Unified Agenda that were posted by NIOSH are listed below:

Unified Agenda

Unified Agenda
Agency Stage of Rulemaking Title RIN
HHS/CDC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Closed-Circuit Escape Respirators; Compliance Deadline Update 0920-AA67external icon
HHS/CDC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Updates to Specifications for Medical Examination of Coal Miners; B Reader De-Certification and Reimbursement for Autopsies 0920-AA68external icon
HHS/CDC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Development of Regulatory Requirements for Powered Air-Purifying Respirators (PAPRs) Intended for Use in Healthcare 0920-AA69external icon
HHS/CDC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Respirator Certification Fees; Fee Schedule Update 0920-AA70external icon
HHS/CDC Final Rule Clarification of Post-Approval Testing Standards for Closed-Circuit Escape Respirators 0920-AA66external icon

Other Federal Regulatory Agendas

Page last reviewed: December 14, 2018
Content source:

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Office of the Director