49 CFR 175.703 - Other special requirements for the acceptance and carriage of packages containing Class 7 materials.

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§ 175.703 Other special requirements for the acceptance and carriage of packages containing Class 7 materials.
(a) No person may accept for carriage in an aircraft packages of Class 7 materials, other than limited quantities, contained in a rigid or non-rigid overpack, including a fiberboard box or plastic bag, unless they have been prepared for shipment in accordance with § 172.403(h) of this subchapter.
(b) Each shipment of fissile material packages must conform to the requirements of §§ 173.457 and 173.459 of this subchapter.
(c) No person shall offer or accept for transportation, or transport, by air—
(1) Vented Type B(M) packages, packages which require external cooling by an ancillary cooling system or packages subject to operational controls during transport; or
(2) Liquid pyrophoric Class 7 (radioactive) materials.
(d) Packages with radiation levels at the package surface or a transport index in excess of the limits specified in § 173.441(a) of this subchapter may not be transported by aircraft except under special arrangements approved by the Associate Administrator.

Title 49 published on 2014-10-01

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  • 2015-02-20; vol. 80 # 34 - Friday, February 20, 2015
    1. 80 FR 9217 - Hazardous Materials: Transportation of Lithium Batteries
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
      Final rule; extension of compliance date.
      The compliance date for the final rule published August 6, 2014, at 79 FR 46012, is extended until August 7, 2015.
      49 CFR Parts 171, 172, 173, and 175

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Title 49 published on 2014-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR 175 after this date.

  • 2015-02-20; vol. 80 # 34 - Friday, February 20, 2015
    1. 80 FR 9217 - Hazardous Materials: Transportation of Lithium Batteries
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
      Final rule; extension of compliance date.
      The compliance date for the final rule published August 6, 2014, at 79 FR 46012, is extended until August 7, 2015.
      49 CFR Parts 171, 172, 173, and 175