Hazardous Materials: Response to Petitions From Industry To Modify, Clarify or Eliminate Regulations.
FR 83 55792-55811 49 CFR Parts 171,172,173,176,178 and 180
SUMMARY: In this rulemaking, PHMSA is amending the Hazardous Materials
Regulations in response to 19 petitions for rulemaking submitted by the
regulated community to update, clarify, streamline, or provide relief from
miscellaneous regulatory requirements. By adopting these deregulatory
amendments, PHMSA is allowing more efficient and effective ways of
transporting hazardous materials in commerce while maintaining an
equivalent level of safety.
Effective date:This rule is effective
December 7, 2018.