Hazardous Materials: Revision of Requirements for Security Plans

Docket ID: PHMSA-2006-25885
Agency: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA)
Parent Agency: Department of Transportation (DOT)
In response to two industry petitions for rulemaking, this rulemaking will reconsider and refine the list of hazardous materials for which security plans are currently required. The industry petitioners asked PHMSA to amend the security plan regulations to create a distinction between hazardous materials that present a significant security risk while in transportation and the vast majority of hazardous materials that pose no significant security risk in transportation.
RIN: 2137-AE22
Impacts and Effects: International
CFR Citation: 49 CFR 172
Priority: Other Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2010
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 49 USC 5101 et seq
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: Yes
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
ANPRM09/21/200671 FR 55156
ANPRM Comment Period End12/20/2006
NPRM09/09/200873 FR 52558
NPRM Comment Period End11/10/2008
Final Rule03/09/201075 FR 10974
Final Rule Effective10/01/2010
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Disposition: Pending
Type: Rulemaking
Subtype: Hazardous Materials

Primary Documents

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Comment Now!
Due Nov 10, 2008 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 09/09/2008
ID: PHMSA-2006-25885-0037
Comment Now!
Due Dec 20, 2006 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 12/20/2006
ID: PHMSA-2006-25885-0022
Comment Now!
Due Dec 19, 2006 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 12/19/2006
ID: PHMSA-2006-25885-0012
Comment Now!
Due Sep 21, 2006 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 09/21/2006
ID: PHMSA-2006-25885-0001-0001
Comment Now!
Due Sep 21, 2006 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 09/21/2006
ID: PHMSA-2006-25885-0001-0002

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 04/19/2010
ID: PHMSA-2006-25885-0179


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Agency Contact
Susan Gorsky
Senior Regulations Specialist
202 366-8553
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20590
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