PROPOSED ACTION ON REGULATIONS
MARYLAND REGISTER, VOLUME 40, ISSUE 8,
FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2013
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION
Subtitle 12 DIVISION OF LABOR AND INDUSTRY
09.12.81 Elevator, Escalator, and Chairlift Safety
Regulation Article, §§12-805, 12-806, 12-809, and 12-812, Annotated Code of Maryland
Notice of Proposed Action
The Commissioner of Labor and Industry proposes to amend Regulation
.01 under COMAR 09.12.81 Elevator, Escalator, and Chairlift Safety.
Statement of Purpose
The purpose of this action is to adopt, through incorporation by reference, ASME A17.1-2010/CSA B44-10
(Revision of ASME A17.1-2007 and CSA B44-07) Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, with the exception
of Section 5.6 Rooftop Elevators, Section 5.8 Marine Elevators, and Section 5.9 Mine Elevators; and ASME
A17.2-2010 (Revision of ASME A17.2-2007) Guide for Inspection of Elevators, Escalators, and Moving Walks, as amended.
Comparison to Federal Standards
There is no corresponding federal standard to this proposed action.
Estimate of Economic Impact
The proposed action has no economic impact.
Economic Impact on Small Businesses
The proposed action has minimal or no economic impact on small businesses.
Impact on Individuals with Disabilities
The proposed action has no impact on individuals with disabilities.
Opportunity for Public Comment
Comments may be sent to Debbie Stone, Regulations Coordinator, Department of Labor, Licensing, and
Regulation, Division of Labor and Industry, 1100 N. Eutaw Street, Room 606, Baltimore, Maryland 21201,
or call 410-767-2225, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org,
or fax to 410-767-2986. Comments will be accepted through May 20, 2013. A public hearing has not been scheduled.