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§ 673. Statistics
(a) Development and maintenance of program of collection, compilation, and analysis; employments subject to coverage; scope
(b) Authority of Secretary to promote, encourage, or engage in programs, make grants, and grant or contract for research and investigations
To carry out his duties under subsection (a) of this section, the Secretary may—
(1) promote, encourage, or directly engage in programs of studies, information and communication concerning occupational safety and health statistics;
(2) make grants to States or political subdivisions thereof in order to assist them in developing and administering programs dealing with occupational safety and health statistics; and
(3) arrange, through grants or contracts, for the conduct of such research and investigations as give promise of furthering the objectives of this section.
(c) Federal share for grants
(d) Utilization by Secretary of State or local services, facilities, and employees; consent; reimbursement
(e) Reports by employers
(f) Supersedure of agreements between Department of Labor and States for collection of statistics
(Pub. L. 91–596, § 24, Dec. 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 1614; Pub. L. 96–88, title V, § 509(b), Oct. 17, 1979, 93 Stat. 695.)