49 CFR 179.220-3 - Type.

§ 179.220-3 Type.
(a) Tanks built under these specifications must consist of an inner container, a support system for the inner container, and an outer shell.
(b) The inner container must be a fusion welded tank of circular cross section with formed heads designed convex outward and must have a manway on top of the tank as prescribed herein. When the inner container is divided into compartments, each compartment must be considered a separate container.
(c) The outer shell must be a fusion welded tank with formed heads designed convex outward.
[Amdt. 179-9, 36 FR 21340, Nov. 6, 1971]

Title 49 published on 2014-10-01

no entries appear in the Federal Register after this date.

This is a list of United States Code sections, Statutes at Large, Public Laws, and Presidential Documents, which provide rulemaking authority for this CFR Part.

This list is taken from the Parallel Table of Authorities and Rules provided by GPO [Government Printing Office].

It is not guaranteed to be accurate or up-to-date, though we do refresh the database weekly. More limitations on accuracy are described at the GPO site.


United States Code