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5/9/2016: Information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget – Marine occupational health and safety standards for Benzene

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The Coast Guard seeks comment on the extension of a currently approved collection for marine occupational health and safety standards for benzene – 46 CFR 197 Subpart C.

In order to protect marine workers from exposure to toxic Benzene vapor, the Coast Guard implemented Subpart C. This information collection is vital to verifying compliance.

The Coast Guard seeks comments from owners and operators of vessels.

In particular, the Coast Guard would appreciate comments addressing:

(1) The practical utility of the Collection;
(2) The accuracy of the estimated burden of the Collection;
(3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of information subject to the Collection;
(4) Ways to minimize the burden of the Collection on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

Comments must reach the Coast Guard by July 8, 2016.

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