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Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Delays in Processing of Special Permits Applications

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Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT.


List of Applications Delayed more than 180 days.


In accordance with the requirements of 49 U.S.C. 5117(c), PHMSA is publishing the following list of special permit applications that have been in process for 180 days or more. The reason(s) for delay and the expected completion date for action on each application is provided in association with each identified application.

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Delmer F. Billings, Director, Office of Hazardous Materials Special Permits and Approvals, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590-4535.Start Printed Page 3803

Key to “Reason for Delay”

1. Awaiting additional information from applicant.

2. Extensive public comment under review.

3. Application is technically complex and is of significant impact or precedent-setting and requires extensive analysis.

4. Staff review delayed by other priority issues or volume of special permit applications.

Meaning of Application Number Suffixes

N—New application.

M—Modification request.

PM—Party to application with modification request.

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Issued in Washington, DC, on January 16, 2008.

Delmer F. Billings

Director, Office of Hazardous Materials, Special Permits and Approvals.

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Modification to Special Permits

Application No.ApplicantReason for delayEstimated date of completion
11579-MAustin Powder Company, Cleveland, OH3, 402-29-2008.
10964-MKidde Aerospace & Defense, Wilson, NC402-29-2008.

New Special Permit Applications

Application No.ApplicantReason for delayEstimated date of completion
14385-NKansas City Southern Railway Company, Kansas City, MO402-29-2008.
14546-NBOC Gases, Murray Hill, NJ402-29-2008.
14402-NLincoln Composites, Lincoln, NE1, 301-31-2008.
14436-NBNSF Railway Company, Topeka, KS402-29-2008.
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[FR Doc. 08-202 Filed 1-18-08; 8:45 am]