July 16, 2013: (FR) PHMSA – fireworks

 PHMSA issues FINAL RULE HM-258B regarding Fireworks.

Effective Date: August 15, 2013. PHMSA is revising the Hazardous Materials Regulations applicable to the approval of Division 1.4G consumer fireworks (UN0336 Fireworks) and establishing DOT-approved fireworks certification agencies that provide an alternative to the approval process for Division 1.4G consumer fireworks. PHMSA is also reformatting the procedural regulations pertaining to certification agencies.