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Hazardous Materials: Notice of Applications for Modifications to Special Permits

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AGENCY:

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

ACTION:

List of applications for modification of special permits.

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, notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the application described herein. Each mode of transportation for which a particular special permit is requested is indicated by a number in the “Nature of Application” portion of the table below as follows: 1—Motor vehicle, 2—Rail freight, 3—Cargo vessel, 4—Cargo aircraft only, 5—Passenger-carrying aircraft.

DATES:

Comments must be received on or before February 26, 2020.

ADDRESSES:

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:

Donald Burger, Office of Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20590-0001, (202) 366-4535.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC.

This notice of receipt of applications for special permit 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 February 3, 2020.

Donald P. Burger,

Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch.

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Application No.ApplicantRegulation(s) affectedNature of the special permits thereof
Special Permits Data
14951-MHexagon Lincoln, LLC173.301(f), 173.302(a)To modify the special permit to authorize permitted cylinders to have an “in-service date” on their labels. This date would be the date in which the cylinder was released from the Hexagon inventory and placed in the possession of the end user. (modes 1, 2, 3).
15347-MRaytheon Missile Systems Co173.301, 173.302aTo modify the special permit to authorize passenger carrying aircraft as a mode of transportation. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5).
16560-MLightstore, Inc173.302(a)To modify the special permit to authorize additional 2.1 and 2.2 hazmat and to authorize an increase in the allowable maximum working pressure of certain cylinders. (modes 1, 2, 3).
20324-MGeneral Dynamics Mission Systems, Inc172.101(j), 173.185(a)(1)(i)To modify the special permit to authorize the transportation in commerce of slightly modified designs of approved batteries and cells. (mode 4).
20474-MSpace Exploration Technologies Corp172.300, 172.400, 173.1To modify the special permit to authorize an increase in tank pressure for certain propellant tanks. (modes 1, 3).
20861-MAyalytical Instruments Inc173.120(c)To modify the special permit to authorize an additional ASTM Standard Test Method D6450. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5).
20902-MEastern Upper Peninsula Transportation Authority176.164(e)To modify the special permit to authorize additional hazmat. (mode 3).
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[FR Doc. 2020-02702 Filed 2-10-20; 8:45 am]

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