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June 4, 2014

Some Surprises in DOL’s Just Issued Spring 2014 Regulatory Agenda

From: Ogletreet Deakins

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Wage and Hour Division

Within the DOL’s rule list of 91 items, the Wage and Hour Division (WHD) has five regulatory items. Two of the items are long-term actions for which the WHD did not specify a projected date of when it may issue a proposed rule.  These items are the “Right to Know” rule under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) initiative and the Fair Labor Standards Act, Child Labor Hazardous Occupations Order, No. 7. As for the active items that WHD is pursuing, these include proposals on the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993, as amended, establishing a minimum wage for contractors, Executive Order 13658, and defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales and computer employees.

June 3, 2014


From: Chemical Facility Security News

Yesterday the OMB’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) announced that it had received the proposed language for an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) for revisions to the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS). This is the rulemaking that I discussed earlier this week.

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