Sec. 171.17 - Special Permits

ยง 171.17. Special Permits

a) No person may offer or accept a hazardous material for transportation in commerce if that hazardous material is subject to the provisions of a special permit issued by United States Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) (49 CFR 107) unless the material is offered and accepted in accordance with the terms and conditions of the special permit or this Part.

b) No person may transport a hazardous material in commerce if that hazardous material is subject to the provisions of a special permit issued by U.S. DOT unless the material is transported in accordance with the terms and conditions of the special permit or this Part.

c) Special permits governing packages or containers of hazardous materials are subject to the following conditions:

1) The outside of each package must be plainly and durably marked "DOT-SP" followed by the number assigned;

2) Each shipping paper issued in connection with a shipment made under a special permit must, in association with the entries required by 49 CFR 172.203, bear the notation "DOT-SP" followed by the number assigned; and

3) When a special permit issued to a shipper contains special carrier requirements, the shipper shall furnish a copy of the special permit to the carrier before or at the time a shipment is tendered.

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Amended at 26 Ill. Reg. 8927, effective June 5, 2002

Amended at 41 Ill. Reg. 13445, effective October 20, 2017. Amended at 42 Ill. Reg. 2903, effective January 24, 2018)

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