The issue raised is can the Labor Dept thru OSHA issue a nation wise ‘health mandate’?
Health mandates issued by Governors have been affirmed by the courts
Biden’s has an escaped clause
Testing in place of vaccine’s
OSHA HAS rescinded its order due the court stay or its order ….backing away from earlier advice to disregard the court stay and enforce the reg….
In Red states?
The mandates are POLITICAL issues not Health issue’s….
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is suspending enforcement of the Biden administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for large private businesses after a federal appeals court upheld a stay on it last week.
OSHA said in a statement published on its website Friday night that while it is confident in its power to protect workers amid the pandemic, it is suspending activities related to the mandate, citing the pending litigation.
“The court ordered that OSHA ‘take no steps to implement or enforce’ the ETS [Emergency Temporary Standard] ‘until further court order.’ While OSHA remains confident in its authority to protect workers in emergencies, OSHA has suspended activities related to the implementation and enforcement of the ETS pending future developments in the litigation,” OSHA said….
More than two dozen state attorneys general and other groups are also challenging the mandate in court.
Despite the court’s ruling, however, the White House urged businesses to continue implementing the guidancefor COVID-19 vaccines and testing…