FEDERAL MINE SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSION

 

SUNSHINE ACT NOTICE

 

TIME AND DATE:                10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 12, 2022

 

PLACE:                                  The Richard V. Backley Hearing Room, Room 511, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 504 North, Washington, DC 20004 (enter from F Street entrance).

 

                                                Note that workplace policies instituted to address the COVID-19 pandemic may restrict the ability of some participants to take part in the argument in-person. Those participants will join the argument through a videoconference involving all other participants who are appearing in-person.

 

STATUS:                                Open

 

MATTERS TO BE

CONSIDERED:                      The Commission will consider and act upon the following in open session: Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC and Butler employed by Peabody Mining Midwest Mining, LLC, Docket Nos. LAKE 2019-0023, 2019-0122, 2019-0361. (Issues include whether the Judge erred in concluding that the operator violated standards when it failed to immediately de-energize equipment when it encountered high methane levels, whether the violation was significant and substantial, and whether a supervisor was liable for individual penalties.).

 

                                                Pursuant to the Commission’s COVID-19 Workplace Safety Plan, in-person attendance shall be limited to persons participating in the oral argument process (e.g., Chair and Commissioners, parties and their representatives, Commission employees providing support for the meeting). Non-participating individuals may listen to the meeting by calling the phone number listed below in this notice.

 

Any person attending this oral argument who requires special accessibility features and/or auxiliary aids, such as sign language interpreters, must inform the Commission in advance of those needs. Subject to 29 C.F.R. § 2706.150(a)(3) and § 2706.160(d).

 

 

CONTACT PERSON

FOR MORE INFO:                Emogene Johnson (202) 434-9935 / (202) 708-9300 for TDD

                                                Relay / 1-800-877-8339 for toll free.

 

PHONE NUMBER

FOR LISTENING TO

MEETING:                             1-(866) 236-7472

                                                Passcode: 678-100

 

Authority: 5 U.S.C. 552b

 

Dated: April 27, 2022

 

 

                                                __________________________________

                                                Sarah L. Stewart

                                                Deputy General Counsel

 

 

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