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CFR Title 49 Transportation

Annually revised and released by the DOT in October. 

DOT (Department of Transportation) Regulations

1-99 Subtitle A--Office of the Secretary of Transportation  
100-185 Research and Special Programs Administration,
Department of Transportation
The big DOT Hazardous Materials (HazMat) table is here!
 
186-199  
200-299 Federal Railroad Administration,
Department of Transportation
 
300-399 Federal MotorCarrier Safety Administration,
Department of Transportation
400-499 Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security  
500-599 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,
Department of Transporation
600-699 Federal Transit Administration,
Department of Transporation
 
700-799 National Railroad Passenger Corporation
(AMTRAK)
800-999 National Transportation Safety Board
1000-1199 Surface Transportation Board,
Department of Transportation
 
1200-1399
1420 Bureau of Transportation Statistics,
Department of Transportation
 
1500-1599 Transportation Security Administration,
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Key Transportation Federal Register Notices


Hazardous Materials: Formal Interpretation of Regulations  (click to download)
Federal Register Date: June 4, 1998 , Volume 63, Number 107, Pages: 30411-30412
Action: Formal interpretation of regulations.
Agency: Research and Special Programs Administration (RSPA), DOT. , 49 CFR Parts 107, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 175, 177
Description: This document publishes a formal interpretation of the Hazardous Materials
Regulations (HMR) concerning the responsibilities of a carrier when accepting
hazardous materials for transportation in commerce. This interpretation is being
published in order to facilitate better public understanding and awareness of the HMR.
EFFECTIVE DATE: June 4, 1998

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OSTOffice of the Secretary of Transportation (OST)MARADMaritime Administration (MARAD)
BTSBureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS)NHTSANational Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
FAAFederal Aviation Administration (FAA)OIGOffice of the Inspector General (OIG)
FHWAFederal Highway Administration (FHWA)RSPAResearch and Special Programs Administration (RSPA)
FMCSAFederal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)SLSDCSaint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC)
FRAFederal Railroad Administration (FRA)
STBSurface Transportation Board (STB)

FTAFederal Transit Administration (FTA)

 

 

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