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DOL Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Establishing System of Secretarial Review of BALCA Cases

3/6/20 AILA Doc. No. 20030932. Business Immigration, Labor Certification (Permanent)

DOL notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) establishing a system of discretionary secretarial review of BALCA cases and making changes to DOL regulations governing the timing and finality of decisions of BALCA and the Administrative Review Board. Comments are due 4/6/20. The NPRM is a companion to the direct final rule published at 85 FR 13024 with identical changes to the regulatory text. If DOL receives significant adverse comments in response to the direct final rule, this NPRM will provide the procedural framework to finalize the rule. (85 FR 13086, 3/6/20)


Employment and Training Administration

20 CFR Parts 641, 655, 656, 658, 667, 683, and 702

Office of the Secretary of Labor

29 CFR Parts 2, 7, 8, 10, 13, 18, 24, 29, 38, and 96

Office of Labor-Management Standards

29 CFR Parts 417 and 471

Wage and Hour Division

29 CFR Parts 501 and 580

Occupational Health and Safety Administration

29 CFR Parts 1978 Through 1988

Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs

41 CFR Parts 50–203 and 60–30

RIN 1290–AA39

Discretionary Review by the Secretary

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, DOL.

ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking.

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 20030932.