Article II, Section 2 of our constitution says the president "shall have Power, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, to make Treaties, provided two thirds of the Senators present concur." OSHA says, "So?"
lobally Harmonized System for the Classification and Labeling of Chemicals, written by United Nations diplocrats, is the so-called authority behind the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's attempt to infringe on the right of the people to keep and bear arms by defining all firearm ammunition as dangerous "explosives."
Need rifle shells for your next hunting trip? You'll first have to apply for a permit to purchase those "explosives," a second permit to transport them in a special, wooden storage container inside your pickup truck, and a third to "detonate" any in the direction of a 12-point buck.
Wright County Republican has more:
- As written, the proposed rule would force the closure of nearly all ammunition manufacturers and force the cost of small arms ammunition to skyrocket beyond what the market could bear-essentially collapsing our industry. This is not an exaggeration. The cost to comply with the proposed rule for the ammunition industry, including manufacturer, wholesale distributors and retailers, will be massive and easily exceed $100 million. For example, ammunition and smokeless propellant manufacturers would have to shut down and evacuate a factory when a thunderstorm approached and customers would not be allowed within 50 feet of any ammunition (displayed or otherwise stored) without first being searched for matches or lighters.
More, also, at the NRA
The comment period for this rule ends next Thursday.
To submit your comment online, go to regulations.gov. Under Search Documents Optional Step 4 use the dropdown menu to select Document ID and type OSHA-2007-0032-0001 in the textbox, then press the Submit button. After the Document Search Results appear, click the image in the last column ("Comments Add/Due By: 07/12/2007"). Fill out your Submitter Information and General Comments, then press the Next Step button. The form times out after a few minutes, so if you have a long comment first type it in Notepad or a word processing program then copy it to the General Comments textarea.
Seems the Demotyrannic Party despots have been going about their attempts to shut down free speech on talk radio the wrong way. They should just get their fellow rights-abusing "progressives" at OSHA to define radio waves as harmful high frequency radiation so they can "regulate" it.
Too bad there isn't a Globally Harmonized System for the Classification and Labeling of Bloviations. We could regulate Edwarped Mao al-Qennedy, al-Bore, and HerNibsly Rotund al-Qlinton out of the spacetime continuum.
Labels: gun-grabbing ghouls, Union of Soviet-style Socialist States of America, Useless Nitwits
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