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Title 20 Employees' Benefits Part / Section
Chapter VI Office of Workers' Compensation Programs, Department of Labor 700 – 799
Subchapter B Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969, as Amended 718 – 799
Part 718 Standards for Determining Coal Miners' Total Disability or Death Due to Pneumoconiosis 718.1 – 718.306
Subpart A General 718.1 – 718.5
§ 718.1 Statutory provisions.
§ 718.2 Applicability of this part.
§ 718.3 Scope and intent of this part.
§ 718.4 Definitions and use of terms.
§ 718.5 Incorporations by reference.
Subpart B Criteria for the Development of Medical Evidence 718.101 – 718.107
Subpart C Determining Entitlement to Benefits 718.201 – 718.206
§ 718.201 Definition of pneumoconiosis.
§ 718.202 Determining the existence of pneumoconiosis.
§ 718.203 Establishing relationship of pneumoconiosis to coal mine employment.
§ 718.204 Total disability and disability causation defined; criteria for determining total disability and total disability due to pneumoconiosis.
§ 718.205 Death due to pneumoconiosis.
§ 718.206 Effect of findings by persons or agencies.
Subpart D Presumptions Applicable to Eligibility Determinations 718.301 – 718.306
§ 718.301 Establishing length of employment as a miner.
§ 718.302 Relationship of pneumoconiosis to coal mine employment.
§ 718.303 [Reserved]
§ 718.304 Irrebuttable presumption of total disability or death due to pneumoconiosis.
§ 718.305 Presumption of pneumoconiosis.
§ 718.306 [Reserved]
Appendix A to Part 718
Standards for Administration and Interpretation of Chest Radiographs (X-rays)
Appendix B to Part 718
Standards for Administration and Interpretation of Pulmonary Function Tests. Tables B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B6.
Appendix C to Part 718
Blood-Gas Tables