Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Federal Mine Safety and Health Act, as amended
Program Area: 
Health & Safety
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
30 CFR Part 44, Subparts B and C
Filed By: 
Private Party/Individual
Brief Description of Case Type: 
Modification of the application to a mine of a mandatory safety standard. The Federal Mine Safety and Health Act was amended by the Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of 2006 ("MINER Act"), PL 109-236, but with no change to these proceedings. Note: Administrative appeals are to the Assistant Secretary for Mine Safety and Health.
Relief Available in Actions Filed By Private Parties: 
Waiver/Exemption/Relief from Regulatory Requirement
Verified by Agency: