Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Rule Rule 437-001-0005
Authority and Applicability of Rules


(1)

These rules are promulgated under the Director’s authority contained in ORS 654.025 (Jurisdiction and supervision of Workers’ Compensation Board, director and other state agencies over employment and places of employment)(2) and 656.726 (Duties and powers to carry out workers’ compensation and occupational safety laws)(4).

(2)

Adoption Procedures: These rules for the Administration of the Oregon Safe Employment Act (OAR 437, division 1) are adopted in accordance with ORS Chapter 183 (Administrative Procedures Act) and the Director’s Rules of Practice and Procedure Applicable to Rule Making Functions.

(3)

History: Prior “Rules for the Administration of the Oregon Safe Employment Act” (OAR 436, division 46, rules 436-046-0005 through 436-046-0750) were first adopted by WCB Admin. Order 19-1974; filed 6-5-74; effective 7-1-74. Amendments were made by: WCB Admin. Order 33-1974, f. 9-5-74, ef. 9-26-74. WCB Admin. Order, Safety 8-1975, f. 8-5-75, ef. 9-1-75. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 5-1978, f. 6-22-78, ef. 8-15-78. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 7-1979, f. 8-20-79, ef. 9-1-79. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 4-1981, f. 5-22-81, ef. 7-1-81. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 6-1982, f. 6-28-82, ef. 8-1-82. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 12-1982, f. 6-28-82, ef. 8-1-82. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 3-1983, f. 1-31-83, ef. 2-1-83. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 9-1983, f. 11-15-83, ef. 11-15-83. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 2-1984, f. 3-2-84, ef. 3-15-84. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 12-1984, f. 9-20-84, ef. 11-1-84. WCD Admin. Order, Safety 9-1986, f. 10-7-86, ef. 12-1-86. APD Admin. Order 6-1987, f. 12-23-87, ef. 1-1-88. APD Admin. Order 5-1988, f. 5-16-88, ef. 5-16-88.
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