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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 20590-0001, (202) 366-4535.

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 September 17, 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
14167-MTrinityrail, Dallas, TX409-30-2008
8723-MAlaska Pacific Powder Company, Anchorage, AK109-30-2008
10950-MThe Fertilizer Institute, Washington, DC110-31-2008
13583-MStructural Composites Industries, Pomona, CA110-31-2008
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New Special Permit Applications

Application No.ApplicantReason for delayEstimated date of completion
14643-NWorld Airways, Inc. Peachtree City, GA311-30-2008
14661-NFIBA Technologies, Inc., Millbury, MA409-30-2008
14663-NDepartment of Energy, Washington, DC110-31-2008
14664-NCentury Arms, Inc., Fairfax. VT409-30-2008
14668-NLincoln Composites, Lincoln, NE102-28-2009
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[FR Doc. E8-22306 Filed 9-24-08; 8:45 am]