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August 8, 2020

House Approves FY21 OSHA Budget With Whistleblower Boost, Virus ETS

July 31, 2020 at 4:31 PM
The House has approved its fiscal year 2021 budget for OSHA with amendments that would boost the agency’s whistleblower programs and require issuance of a binding workplace standard for COVID-19, setting up an eventual clash with the Senate although that chamber has yet to release its own slate of funding bills. H.R. 7617 , which combines six appropriations bills including the Labor, Education and Health and Human Services measure, passed the House July 31 on a 217-197 vote, making it...

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