May 22, 2013: (NPRM) PHMSA – enhanced enforcement procedures – opening packages

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This NPRM is the result of MAP-21, as part of The Hazardous Materials Transportation Safety Improvement Act of 2012. PHMSA proposes to amend the opening of packages provision to include requirements for perishable hazardous material; add a new notification section; and add a new equipment section to the Department’s procedural regulations. Comments must be received by July 22, 2013.