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Hazardous Materials: Damaged, Defective, Recalled Lithium Cells or Batteries or Portable Electronic Devices

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


Withdrawal of Safety Advisory Notice No. 2016-18.


Safety Advisory Notice 2016-18 is withdrawn effective at noon (ET) on October 15, 2016. At that time, it will be superseded by an Emergency Restriction/Prohibition Order [Order No. FAA-2016-9288] by the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) pursuant to 49 U.S.C. 5121(d).

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Kevin Leary, Standards and Rulemaking Division, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, telephone: (202) 366-8553.

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Additional Information

Additional information pertinent to the Order is available through the Office of the Federal Register Web site (​public-inspection/​current).

Additional information pertinent to the traveling public is available through the DOT Safe Travel Web site (see​safetravel/​batteries) and through the FAA Pack Safe Web site (see​Go/​PackSafe). For additional information on returning your device to the manufacturer, please call 1-800-SAMSUNG or 1-800-726-7864. For additional information on the recall please visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission's Web site at

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Issued in Washington, DC, on October 14, 2016.

Marie Therese Dominguez,

Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration.

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[FR Doc. 2016-25362 Filed 10-19-16; 8:45 am]