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Labor Code - LAB


  ( Division 1 enacted by Stats. 1937, Ch. 90. )

CHAPTER 6. Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board [140 - 147.6]
  ( Heading of Chapter 6 amended by Stats. 1973, Ch. 993. )


(a) By March 1, 2018, the Division of Occupational Safety and Health shall convene an advisory committee to evaluate whether there is a need to develop industry-specific regulations related to the activities of licensees under Division 10 (commencing with Section 26000) of the Business and Professions Code, including but not limited to, whether specific requirements are needed to address exposure to second-hand marijuana smoke by employees at facilities where on-site consumption of marijuana is permitted under subdivision (d) of Section 26200 of the Business and Professions Code, and whether specific requirements are needed to address the potential risks of combustion, inhalation, armed robberies or repetitive strain injuries.

(b) By October 1, 2018, the advisory committee shall present to the board its findings and recommendations for consideration by the board. By October 1, 2018, the board shall render a decision regarding the adoption of industry-specific regulations pursuant to this section.

(Added November 8, 2016, by initiative Proposition 64, Sec. 6.2.)