Michigan Office of Administrative Hearings and Rules
Administrative Rules Division (ARD)
REQUEST FOR RULEMAKING (RFR)
Labor and Economic Opportunity
3. Promulgation type:
MCL 24.244 (2)
4. Title of proposed rule set:
Construction Safety and Health Standard Part 26. Steel Erection
5. Rule numbers or rule set range of numbers:
R 408.42601 - R 408.42656
6. Estimated time frame:
Name of person filling out RFR:
E-mail of person filling out RFR:
Phone number of person filling out RFR:
Address of person filling out RFR:
530 West Allegan Street, Lansing, MI 48909
7. Describe the general purpose of these rules, including any problems the changes are intended
CS Part 26, Steel Erection standard, sets forth requirements to protect employees from the hazards
associated with steel erection activities involved in the construction, alteration, or repair of single
and multistory buildings, bridges, and other structures where steel erection occurs.
These rules are being amended to adopt by reference Subpart R – Steel erection except for
1926.753, “Hoisting and rigging,” and 1926.761, “Training.” These will be covered under
Michigan rules which are referenced in R 408.42601.
In addition, minor editorial, formatting, and title name changes are being made.
8. Please cite the specific promulgation authority for the rules (i.e. department director,
commission, board, etc.).
The director of the department has the specific promulgation authority for the rules.
A. Please list all applicable statutory references (MCLs, Executive Orders, etc.).
MCL 408.1014, 408.1019, and 408.1021, Executive Reorganization Order Nos. 1996-2, 2003-1,
2008-4, 2011-4, 2019-3, MCL 445.2001, 445.2011, 445.2025, 445.2030, and 125.1998.
B. Are the rules mandated by any applicable constitutional or statutory provision? If so, please
Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Act, 1974 PA 154, section 21, MCL 408.1021.