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information collection request; they will between the inby and outby readings sprinklers) to its Bridger Underground
also become a matter of public record. reaches 0.5 percent, the petitioner will Mine (MSHA I.D. No. 48–01646) located
Dated: May 11, 2005. increase inspections to every 4 hours in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The
Cheryl Atkinson, during working shifts, and if the air petitioner proposes to have a water
quality falls below 19.5 percent oxygen, sprinkler system that will consist of a
Administrator, Office of Workforce Security.
the petitioner will notify MSHA. The single overhead pipe system with
[FR Doc. E5–2795 Filed 6–1–05; 8:45 am]
petitioner states that the weekly automatic sprinklers located no more
examiner will be equipped with an than 10 feet apart so that the water
SCSR and will continually monitor the discharged from the sprinklers will
oxygen content of air while traveling the cover 50 feet of fire-resistant belt, or 150
bleeder entries inby the roof fall; the #8 feet of nonfire-resistant belt, adjacent to
Mine Safety and Health Administration seal is on return air and poses no threat the belt drive. The petitioner states that
to employees; and the #8 seal is located the sprinkler will be located not more
Petitions for Modification on the low side of the King #1 Mine than 10 feet apart so that the water
away from current and future mining discharged from the sprinkler(s) will
The following parties have filed cover the drive motor(s), belt take-up,
operations. The petitioner asserts that
petitions to modify the application of electrical controls, and gear reducing
compliance with the existing standard
existing safety standards under section unit for each belt drive, and the
would result in a diminution of safety
101(c) of the Federal Mine Safety and sprinkler system will use either pendant
to the miners.
Health Act of 1977. or upright type sprinkler heads. The
1. Hopkins County Coal, LLC 3. Hopkins County Coal, LLC petitioner has listed in this petition for
[Docket No. M–2005–036–C] modification specific terms and
[Docket No. M–2005–034–C]
Hopkins County Coal, LLC, 2668 State conditions that would be followed when
Hopkins County Coal, LLC, 2668 State the proposed alternative method is
Route 120 East, Providence, Kentucky Route 120 East, Providence, Kentucky
42450 has filed a petition to modify the implemented. The petitioner asserts that
42450 has filed a petition to modify the the proposed alternative method would
application of 30 CFR 75.1103–4(a) application of 30 CFR 75.1101–1(b)
(Deluge-type water spray systems) to its provide at least the same measure of
(Automatic fire sensor and warning protection as the existing standard.
device systems; minimum requirements; Elk Creek Mine (MSHA I.D. No. 15–
general) to its Elk Creek Mine (MSHA 18826) located in Hopkins County, 5. Alfred Brown Coal Company
I.D. No. 15–18826) located in Hopkins Kentucky. The petitioner requests a
[Docket No. M–2005–038–C]
County, Kentucky. The petitioner modification of the existing standard to
permit an alternative method of Alfred Brown Coal Company, 71 Hill
requests a modification of the existing Road, Hegins, Pennsylvania 17938 has
standard to permit an alternative compliance in lieu of providing blow-off
dust covers for deluge-type water spray filed a petition to modify the
method of compliance for providing an application of 30 CFR 75.1100–2(a)(2)
automatic fire sensor and warning nozzles. The petitioner will have a
person who is trained in testing (Quantity and location of firefighting
device system for identifying fire within equipment) to its 7 Ft. Slope Mine
each belt flight. The petitioner proposes procedures specific to the deluge-type
water spray fire suppression systems at (MSHA I.D. No. 36–08893) located in
to install a low-level carbon monoxide Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. The
detection system as an early warning each belt drive conduct a visual
petitioner requests a modification of the
fire detection system in all belt entries examination of each deluge-type water
existing standard to permit the use of
where a monitoring system identifies a spray fire suppression system; conduct
portable fire extinguishers to replace
sensor location in lieu of identifying a functional test of the deluge-type
existing requirements where rock dust,
each belt flight. The petitioner has listed water spray fire suppression systems to
water cars, and other water storage
additional procedures in this petition check for proper performance; and
equipped with three 10 quart pails are
that will be following when the record the results of the examination
not practical. The petitioner proposes to
proposed alternative method is and functional test in a book that will
use two portable fire extinguishers near
implemented. The petitioner asserts that be maintained on the surface of the
the slope bottom and an additional
the proposed alternative method would mine for one year and made available to portable fire extinguisher within 500
provide at least the same measure of the authorized representative of the feet of the working face for equivalent
protection as the existing standard. Secretary. The petitioner states that fire protection at the 7 Ft. Slope Mine.
procedures used to perform functional The petitioner asserts that the proposed
2. Scorpio Mining, Inc. test will be posted at or near each belt alternative method would provide at
[Docket No. M–2005–035–C] drive that utilizes a deluge-type water least the same measure of protection as
Scorpio Mining, Inc., 530 Fairmont spray fire suppression system, and if the existing standard.
Avenue, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554 any malfunction or clogged nozzle is
has filed a petition to modify the detected, corrections will be made Request for Comments
application of 30 CFR 75.364(b)(4) immediately. The petitioner asserts that Persons interested in these petitions
(Weekly examination) to its King #1 the proposed alternative method would are encouraged to submit comments via
Mine (MSHA I.D. No. 46–08880) located provide at least the same measure of Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://
in Upshur County, West Virginia. Due to protection as the existing standard.; E-mail: zzMSHA-
a large roof fall and the inability to see 4. Bridger Coal Company; Fax: (202) 693–
the seal, in lieu of weekly visual 9441; or Regular Mail/Hand Delivery/
examinations, the petitioner proposes to [Docket No. M–2005–037–C] Courier: Mine Safety and Health
inspect the air quality both inby and Bridger Coal Company, P.O. Box 68, Administration, Office of Standards,
outby the #8 seal on a daily basis log Point of Rocks, Wyoming 82942 has Regulations, and Variances, 1100
both the oxygen quality and methane filed a petition to modify the Wilson Boulevard, Room 2350,
level, and keep the records in the mine application of 30 CFR 75.1101–8 (Water Arlington, Virginia 22209. All
office. If the change in oxygen quality sprinkler systems; arrangement of comments must be postmarked or

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received in that office on or before July • Health Standards Update ACCSH Work Groups
5, 2005. Copies of these petitions are (Crystalline Silica, Hexavalent The following ACCSH work groups
available for inspection at that address. Chromium, and Hearing Conservation in will meet June 21–22, 2005, in Room N–
Dated at Arlington, Virginia this 26th day construction) 3437A–C of the Frances Perkins
of May 2005. • Work Group Assignments and Building at the address above.
Rebecca J. Smith, Reports Tuesday, June 21, 2005:
Acting Director, Office of Standards, • Partnership, Alliance, Challenge, 8:30–10:30 a.m.—Silica work group.
Regulations, and Variances. and Voluntary Protection Program for 10:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m.—Trenching
[FR Doc. 05–10939 Filed 6–1–05; 8:45 am] Construction Update work group.
2–4 p.m.—Noise work group.
BILLING CODE 4510–43–P • Office of Training and Education Wednesday, June 22, 2005:
Update 8:30–10:30 a.m.—Fall Protection work
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR • North Carolina Tower Erection group.
Standard Report 10:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m.—Roll-Over
Occupational Safety and Health • Steel Erection—Slipperiness of Protective Structures work group.
Administration Metal Decking and Vanishing Oils 2–4 p.m.—OTI (OSHA Training
Discussion Institute) work group.
Advisory Committee on Construction ACCSH work group meetings are open
• Public Comment (During this
Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting to the public. For further information on
period, any member of the public is
ACCSH work group meetings or on
AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health welcome to address ACCSH about
participating on them, please contact
Administration (OSHA). construction-related safety and health
Michael Buchet at the address above or
ACTION: Notice of a meeting of the issues. See information below to request
look on the ACCSH page on OSHA’s
Advisory Committee on Construction time to speak.)
Web page.
Safety and Health (ACCSH). All ACCSH meetings, as well as those
Authority: Jonathan L. Snare, Acting
of its work groups, are open to the
SUMMARY: ACCSH will meet June 23–24, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational
public. For access to the official record Safety and Health, directed the preparation of
2005 in Washington, DC. This meeting of the ACCSH meeting, go to OSHA’s this notice under the authority granted by
is open to the public. Web page at The section 7 of the Occupational Safety and
Time and Date: ACCSH will meet record is also available for inspection Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 656), section
from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, and copying at the OSHA Docket Office, 3704 of the Contract Work Hours and Safety
June 23, 2005 and from 8:30 a.m. to Room N–2625, at the address above, Standards Act (Construction Safety Act) (40
Noon, Friday, June 24, 2005. telephone (202) 693–2350 (OSHA’s TTY U.S.C. 3701 et seq.), and Secretary of Labor’s
Place: ACCSH will meet at Room N– number is (877) 899–5627). OSHA Order No. 5–2002 (67 FR 65008).
3437 A–C in the Frances Perkins Docket Office and Department of Labor Signed at Washington, DC this 24th day of
Building, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 hours are 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. e.t. May 2005.
Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, Electronic copies of this Federal Jonathan L. Snare,
DC 20210. Register notice, as well as information Acting Assistant Secretary of Labor.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For about ACCSH work groups and other [FR Doc. 05–10938 Filed 6–1–05; 8:45 am]
general information about ACCSH and relevant documents, are available at BILLING CODE 4510–26–P
ACCSH meetings: Michael Buchet, OSHA’s Web page.
OSHA, Directorate of Construction, Interested parties may request to make
Room N–3468, U.S. Department of an oral presentation to ACCSH by
Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
notifying Ms. Chatmon before the
Washington, DC 20210; telephone 202– meeting at the address above. The Proposal Review; Notice of Meetings
693–2020. For information about request must state the amount of time
submission of comments, requests to In accordance with the Federal
desired, the interest represented by the
speak, and for special accommodations Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–
presenter (e.g., the name of the business
for the meeting: Veneta Chatmon, 463, as amended), the National Science
or organization), if any, and a brief
OSHA, Office of Communications, Foundation (NSF) announces its intent
outline of the presentation. Alternately,
Room N–3647, U.S. Department of to hold proposal review meetings
at the meeting interested parties may
Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW., throughout the year. The purpose of
request to address ACCSH by signing
Washington, DC 20210; telephone 202– these meetings is to provide advice and
the public comment request sheet.
693–1999. recommendations concerning proposals
Requests to speak may be granted at the
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ACCSH submitted to the NSF for financial
ACCSH Chair’s discretion and as time
will meet June 23–24, 2005, in support. The agenda for each of these
Washington, DC. meetings is to review and evaluate
Interested parties may submit written proposals as part of the selection
The agenda for this meeting includes:
• Remarks—Office of the Assistant data, views, or comments, preferably process for awards. The review and
Secretary—OSHA with 20 copies, to Ms. Chatmon, at the evaluation may also include assessment
• Trenching Data and Initiative address above or at the ACCSH meeting. of the progress of awarded proposals.
• Safety Standards Update (Cranes OSHA will provide submissions to The majority of these meetings will take
and Derricks, and Confined Spaces in ACCSH members and will include each place at NSF, 4201 Wilson Blvd.,
construction) submission in the official record of the Arlington, Virginia 22230.
• National Occupational Research meeting. These meetings will be closed to the
Agenda Update—NIOSH Individuals needing special public. The proposals being reviewed
• Consideration of the draft direct accommodations for the ACCSH include information of a proprietary or
final rule for roll over protective meeting should contact Ms. Chatmon by confidential nature, including technical
structures in construction June 9, 2005. information; financial data, such as

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