Use of Toxic Chemicals at Hill Air Force Base, Utah: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, First Session, April 3, 4, and 10, 1979

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Page 24 - Sec. 19. (a) It shall be the responsibility of the head of each Federal agency to establish and maintain an effective and comprehensive occupational safety and health program which is consistent with the standards promulgated under section 6. The head of each agency shall (after consultation with representatives of the employees thereof...
Page 55 - Congress to (1) equip itself with new and effective means for securing competent, unbiased information concerning the physical, biological, economic, social, and political effects of such applications; and (2) utilize this information, whenever appropriate, as one factor in the legislative assessment of matters pending before the Congress, particularly in those instances where the Federal Government may be called upon to consider support for, or management or regulation of, technological applications.
Page 24 - Recordkeeping. nesses for proper evaluation and necessary corrective action; ('4) consult with the Secretary with regard to the adequacy as to form and content of records kept pursuant to subsection (a) (3) of this section ; and (5) make an annual report to the Secretary with respect to Annual report. occupational accidents and injuries and the agency's program under this section. Such report shall include any report submitted under section 7902(e)(2) of title 5, United States Code.
Page 24 - It shall be the responsibility of the head of each Federal agency to establish and maintain an effective and comprehensive occupational safety and health program which is consistent with the standards promulgated under section 6. The head of each agency shall (after consultation with representatives of the employees thereof)— ( 1 ) provide safe and healthful places and conditions of employment, consistent with the standards set under section 6...
Page 24 - ... devices reasonably necessary to protect employees; (3) keep adequate records of all occupational accidents and illnesses for proper evaluation and necessary corrective action; (4) consult with the Secretary with regard to the adequacy as to form and content of records kept pursuant to subsection (a) (3) of this section; and (5) make an annual report to the Secretary with respect to occupational accidents and injuries and the agency's program under this section. Such report shall include any report...
Page 55 - The basic function of the Office shall be to provide early indications of the probable beneficial and adverse impacts of the applications of technology and to develop other coordinate information which may assist the Congress.
Page 59 - Act, the Clean Water Act, the Safe Drinking Water Act, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, the...
Page 14 - Mr. Chairman, I want to thank you again for the opportunity to appear before you.
Page 10 - I learned that a subcommittee of the House Committee on the Post Office and Civil Service planned to conduct hearings on the use of toxic chemicals and their effects on human health.
Page 107 - Randolph's military decorations and awards include the Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit with one oak leaf cluster, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal and Presidential Unit Citation Emblem.

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