Hazardous Materials: Security Requirements for Offerors and Transporters of Hazardous Materials; Final Rule
Federal Register, March 25, 2003, Page 14509
Research and Special Programs Administration (RSPA), Department of Transportation (DOT).
The Research and Special Programs Administration is establishing new requirements to enhance the security of hazardous materials transported in commerce. Shippers and carriers of certain highly hazardous materials must develop and implement security plans. In addition, all shippers and carriers of hazardous materials must assure that their employee training includes a security component.
This final rule is effective March 25, 2003.
Susan Gorsky, (202) 366-8553, Office of Hazardous Materials Standards, Research and Special Programs Administration.