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Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for Modification of Special Permit

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AGENCY:

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, DOT.

ACTION:

List of Applications for Modification of Special Permit.

SUMMARY:

In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of Transportation's Hazardous Material Regulations (49 CFR Part 107, Subpart B), notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the application described herein. This notice is abbreviated to expedite docketing and public notice. Because the sections affected, modes of transportation, and the nature of application have been shown in earlier Federal Register publications, they are not repeated here. Request of modifications of special permits (e.g. to provide for additional hazardous materials, packaging design changes, additional mode of transportation, etc.) are described in footnotes to the application number. Application numbers with the suffix “M” denote a modification request. These applications have been separated from Start Printed Page 67014the new applications for special permits to facilitate processing.

DATES:

Comments must be received on or before December 4, 2006.

ADDRESS COMMENTS TO:

Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590.

Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a self-addressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, Nassif Building, 400 7th Street, SW., Washington, DC or at http://dms.dot.gov.

This notice of receipt of applications for modification of special permits is published in accordance with Part 107 of the Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)).

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Issued in Washington, DC, on November 13, 2006.

Delmer F. Billings,

Director, Office of Hazardous Materials Special Permits and Approvals.

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Modification Special Permits

Application No.Docket No.ApplicantRegulation(s) affectedNature of special permit thereof
6530-MAir Products & Chemicals, Inc., Allentown, PA49 CFR 173.302(c)To modify the special permit to authorize an increase in the maximum age of certain DOT Specification 3A, 3AA, 3AX or 3AAX steel cylinders and authorize cargo vessel as a mode of transportation.
6610-MDegussa Initiators, LLC, Elyria, OH49 CFR 173.225(e)To modify the special permit to authorize the transportation in commerce of an additional Division 5.2 Type F material.
10019-MStructural Composites Industries, Pomona, CA49 CFR 173.302(a)(1); 175.3To modify the special permit to change the retest period from 3 to 5 years for non-DOT specification fiber reinforced plastic full composite cylinders used for the transportation of Division 2.2 materials.
10143-MEurocom, Inc., Irving, TX49 CFR 173.306(a); 178.33aTo modify the exemption to authorize the transportation of additional Division 2.2 materials in a non-refillable non-DOT specification inside metal container.
10590-MITW/Sexton, Decatur, AL49 CFR 173.304(d)(3)(ii); 178.33To modify the special permit to authorize the transportation in commerce of certain Division 2.1 gases in non-DOT specification cylinder with a smaller diameter and wall thickness than currently authorized.
11379-MTRW Occupant Safety Systems, Washington, MI49 CFR 173.301(h); 173.302To modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
11380-MBaker Atlas (a division of Baker Hughes, Inc.), Houston, TX49 CFR 173.34(d); 178.37-5; 178.37-13; 178.37-15To modify the special permit to authorize a new non-DOT specification tank assembly design.
11494-MARC Automotive, Inc. (Former Grantee: Atlantic Research Corp. Automotive Products Group), Knoxville, TN49 CFR 173.301(h); 173.302; 173.306(d)(3)To modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
11506-MAutoliv ASP, Inc., Ogden, UT49 CFR 173.301(h); 173.302To modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
11650-MAutoliv ASP, Inc., Ogden, UT49 CFR 173.301; 173.302; 178.65-9To modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
11777-MRSPA-15902Autoliv ASP, Inc., Ogden, UT49 CFR 173.301(h); 173.302To modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
11993-MRSPA-3100Key Safety Systems, Inc. (formerly BREED Tech.), Lakeland, FL49 CFR 173.301(a)(1); 173.302aTo modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
12122-MRSPA-4313ARC Automotive, Inc., Knoxville, TN49 CFR 173.301(h); 173.302; 173.306(d)(3)To modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
12124-MRSPA-4309TOTAL Petrochemicals USA Inc., Pasadena, TX49 CFR 173.242; 178.245-1(c); 178.245-1(d)(4)To modify the special permit to authorize a new non-DOT specification portable tank comparable to a specification DOT 51 portable tank equipped with vertical outlet and no internal shutoff valve for use in transporting Division 4.2 and 4.3 hazardous materials.
12844-MRSPA-10753Delphi Corporation, Vandalia, OH49 CFR 173.301(a)(1); 173.302a(a)(1); 175.3To modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
13270-MRSPA-16489Takata Corporation, Minato-Ku Tokyo 106-851049 CFR 173.301(a); 173.302(a); 175.3To modify the special permit for consistency with other air bag special permits.
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14152-MPHMSA-20467Saes Pure Gas, Inc., San Luis Obispo, CA49 CFR 173.187To modify the special permit to authorize a change in the minimum and maximum pressures authorized in a non-DOT specification packaging for transporting certain quantities of metal catalyst, classed as Division 4.2.
14167-MPHMSA-20669Trinityrail, Dallas, TX49 CFR 173.26; 173.314(c); 179.13 and 179.100-12(c)To modify the special permit to authorize an alternative fitting design on DOT 105J600W specification tank cars.
14232-MPHMSA-22248Luxfer Gas Cylinders—Composite Cylinder Division, Riverside, CA49 CFR 173.302a(a); 173.304a(a); and 180.205To modify the special permit to authorize an increase in service life to 30 years for certain carbon composite cylinders for transporting certain Division 2.1 and 2.2 gases.
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[FR Doc. 06-9235 Filed 11-16-06; 8:45 am]

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