803 KAR 2:400. Adoption of 29 C.F.R. 1926.1-6.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS Chapter 338

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 338.051, 338.061

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 338.051(3) requires the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board to promulgate occupational safety and health administrative regulations. This administrative regulation establishes the standards to be enforced by the Division of Occupational Safety and Health Compliance in the area of construction.

 

      Section 1. Definitions. (1) "Assistant secretary" means Secretary, Labor Cabinet, or Commissioner, Department of Workplace Standards, Labor Cabinet.

      (2) "C.F.R." means Code of Federal Regulations.

      (3) "Employee" is defined by KRS 338.015(2).

      (4) "Employer" is defined by KRS 338.015(1).

      (5) "Standard" is defined by KRS 338.015(3).

 

      Section 2. The construction industry shall comply with the following federal regulations published by the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration, except as modified by the definitions established in Section 1 of this administrative regulation:

      (1) 29 C.F.R. 1926.1- 6, revised July 1, 2015; and

      (2) The amendments to 29 C.F.R. 1926.6 as published in the March 25, 2016 Federal Register, Volume 81, Number 58.

 

As approved by the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board. (16 Ky.R. 703; eff. 12-15-1989; TAm eff. 8-9-2007; 37 Ky.R. 1055; Am.1434; eff. 1-3-2011; 40 Ky.R. 152; eff. 10-4-2013; 2839; 41 Ky.R. 271; eff. 9-5-2014; 42 Ky.R. 2968; 43 Ky.R. 334; eff. 9-2-2016.)