Introduced Version






SENATE BILL No. 290

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 22-1-1-10.

Synopsis: Keys and lead safety. Prohibits an employer from providing a key to an employee if the key contains more than .06% lead.

Effective: July 1, 2008.





Broden




    January 10, 2008, read first time and referred to Committee on Energy and Environmental Affairs.







Introduced

Second Regular Session 115th General Assembly (2008)


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SENATE BILL No. 290



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning labor and safety.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 22-1-1-10; (08)IN0290.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 22-1-1-10 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008]: Sec. 10. (a) Every employer and place of employment under the jurisdiction of the department of labor created by this chapter shall:
        (1) furnish employment that is safe for the employees therein;
        (2) furnish and use safety devices, safeguards, methods, and processes reasonably adequate to render employment and place of employment safe; and
        (3) do every other thing reasonably necessary to protect the safety of the employee.
     (b) An employer under the jurisdiction of the department of labor may not provide to an employee a key that is necessary for the performance of the employee's job if the key contains more than six-hundredths of one percent (0.06%) lead.