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Security Requirements for Motor Carriers Transporting Hazardous Materials

Advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM).
The Research and Special Programs Administration and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration are examining the need for enhanced security requirements for the motor carrier transportation of hazardous materials. The two agencies are seeking comments on the feasibility of specific security enhancements and the potential costs and benefits of deploying such enhancements. Security measures being considered include escorts, vehicle tracking and monitoring systems, emergency warning systems, remote shut-offs, direct short-range communications, and notification to state and local authorities.

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07/16/2002
N/A
Closed on 10/15/2002
02-17899
2126-AA71
177 397
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