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General Assembly

 

Committee Bill No. 6404

January Session, 2007

 

LCO No. 4967

 

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Referred to Committee on Labor and Public Employees

 

Introduced by:

 

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AN ACT CONCERNING THE OPERATION OF HYDRAULIC LOADING OR UNLOADING EQUIPMENT AT CERTAIN SOLID WASTE FACILITIES.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. (NEW) (Effective October 1, 2007) Each owner or operator of a solid waste, recycling or resources recovery facility, as such terms are defined in section 22a-207 of the general statutes, shall have, during such times as solid waste is being moved with hydraulic loading or unloading equipment, at least two employees of the facility familiar with the operation of such equipment present in the work area in which such equipment is being operated.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

October 1, 2007

New section

LAB

Joint Favorable C/R

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